About the Sandbank Offshore wind farm
The offshore wind farm comprises 72 Siemens wind turbines in the 4-megawatt class. With an overall capacity of 288 megawatts, the wind farm provides green power to supply up to 400,000 households. The wind farm extends over an area of 60 square kilometres and is located 90 kilometres off the coast of Schleswig-Holstein, right next to DanTysk. Offshore activities start in summer of 2015 with the installation of the monopile foundations. The commissioning is planned for 2017.