Entries by ENOVA

ENOVA at the WindEnergy

From September 23 to 26, WindEnergy 2014 will take place in Hamburg. ENOVA will also be represented at WindEnergy. The new leading international trade fair offers a comprehensive overview of the status and future of wind energy along the entire value-added chain of onshore and offshore wind energy on some 65,000 m². Over 1,000 exhibitors […]


  From 17 to 19 June, WINDFORCE 2014 will take place in Bremen, the central event of the offshore wind industry. ENOVA will also be represented in the area of the exhibition center together with EWE Offshore Service & Solutions GmbH. As an experienced project developer, ENOVA will present its comprehensive range of services in […]

Commissioning of Hillekopf Wind Farm

Bunderhee/Medebach: The development contract for a wind farm project at Hillekopf (Sauerland) was awarded by the State Foresty Association of North Rhine-Westphalia, Forest and Wood NRW, in the context of a bidding procedure. Around 20 developers nationwide took place in the bidding. The bidding process was won by the East Frisian project developer ENOVA. The […]

Repowering Memgaste

This year in the municipality of Moormerland, a wind turbine built in 1992 by ENOVA was repowered. The site is located in the northern district of Leer and is one of the oldest wind energy projects in ENOVA’s portfolio. Repowering replaces the existing wind turbine with a newer and more powerful one. The site’s yield […]

Offshore wind farms promote biodiversity

The Federal Maritime and Hydrographic Agency (BSH) presented a study at the end of October this year on how offshore wind energy parks affect biodiversity in the North and Baltic Sea. In the investigation, the authority concluded that the foundations of the wind turbines form artificial reefs, around which seashells, starfish, sea anemones, sea lilies, […]

Wind energy in focus: The 3rd Emder Offshore Days

On September 5, the third Emder Offshore Days came to an end at the University of Emden/Leer. ENOVA was represented at the two-day offshore industry networking meeting, both as a major sponsor and as part of the lecture program. The event was focused on the mutual exchange of ideas in various panel discussions, as well […]

INNOGY Nordsee 2 and 3 obtain approval

On August 27, 2013 the Federal Maritime and Hydrographic Agency (BSH) granted approval for the offshore wind farms Innogy Nordsee 2 and 3, initiated by the East Frisian ENOVA Group. The BSH therewith approved another 108 wind turbines. Fourty-eight wind turbines account for Innogy Nordsee 2, sixty on Innogy Nordsee 3. The project areas are […]

Offshore wind farm RIFFGAT inaugurated

This past weekend, Germany’s first commercial offshore wind farm Riffgat was inaugurated. Present at the ceremony was Lower Saxony Prime Minister Stephan Weil (SPD). During a sightseeing flight, Weil was shown the systems by EWE CEO Werner Brinker. Weil spoke of a pioneering project for future technologies. The reason for opening the wind farm without […]

IHK Offshore Stammtisch at ENOVA

This year, the sixth IHK Offshore Stammtisch took place in Bunderhee at ENOVA headquarters. The networking meeting of the offshore wind industry, which is organized by the University of Emden/Leer and the chamber of commerce twice a year, has become an integral part of the industry and serves as a bridge between the annual “Emden […]

Offshore wind farm RIFFGAT is completed

Construction of the last wind turbine in the offshore wind farm RIFFGAT was completed over the last few weeks. With its thirty SWT 3.6-120 wind turbines, RIFFGAT is the first ready-built commercial offshore wind farm in the German North Sea. The installed wind turbines have a single output of 3.6 megawatts (MW) and a rotor […]