Tonstad vindpark. Tonstad worker death probed

Tonstad worker death probed

Tonstad vindpark

The 60 weirs in the watercourses help to counteract the consequences of reduced water flow in certain stretches of the river as a result of regulation. The man was doing preparational work on the ground when he died during the night of 18 January, said a Tonstad Vindpark spokeswoman. Tonstad Vindpark is co-owned by French developer Engie and Swiss asset management outfit Susi Partners. Designed to operate between 50Hz and 60Hz frequencies in low-wind onshore locations, each turbine of the Tonstad wind farm will have a rated capacity to produce up to 4. Sira-Kvina kraftselskap is responsible for daily operations, and manages the licences and obligations in terms of river management and regulating of the watercourse. Securing the supply of an estimated 0. Thommessen, a law firm based in Norway, assisted Engie in the sale of 80% of the shares in the power project to Susi Partners, whereas Wikborg Rein, another Norwegian law farm, assisted Susi Partners for the financial agreement on the wind farm concluded with Engie, in June 2018.

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Montering av første turbin i Tonstad Vindpark

Tonstad vindpark

About five million cubic metres of rock were excavated and used for the construction of dams, roads and weirs. She added that it is too early to share further details. All units are equipped with Francis turbines. Parts of the regulated water area for these plants extends into Bygland and Kvinesdal municipalities. The accident took place on Saturday night, January 19, while the employee was working on the ground. We are fully cooperating with the police who have started investigations. The contractual scope also includes long-term maintenance agreement for the wind farm.

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Engie erects 1st turbine for 208

Tonstad vindpark

Electricity transmission from Tonstad wind farm The onshore wind farm will be grid-connected through a new 132kV transmission line connecting the Ertsmyra transformer station at Tonstad. The investigation by the police has just begun and the firm behind the project is fully cooperating, while also conducting its own investigations. Tonstad will be one of the biggest wind farms in Norway, upon completion. Tonstad power plant is located 750 metres inside a mountain at the town of Tonstad in Sirdal Municipality in Vest-Agder County. The large development presented major challenges, resulting in new technology being adopted.

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Tonstad vindpark

The height of fall is 450 metres. Water from the plant is discharged into Lake Sirdalsfjorden and from there by a canal to Lake Lundevatn and Åna-Sira power plant, which is the last plant in the watercourse — almost at the sea. The 51-turbine wind park is currently under construction at a site in the municipalities of Sirdal and Flekkefjord. Blasting of the head race tunnel to Tonstad power plant posed special problems, because a weak zone in the surrounding rock had to be temporarily frozen so the rock mass would not collapse. Lake Homstølvatnet is the intake reservoir for the power plant, and both the Sira and Kvina watercourses are affected by this development. The Finnish national was employed by heavy transport outfit Silvasti on behalf of turbine supplier Siemens Gamesa.

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Montering av første turbin i Tonstad Vindpark

Tonstad vindpark

. Engie sold 80% interest in Tonstad Vindpark, the project company that holds the license to build and operate the Tonstad onshore wind farm, to Susi Partners in June 2018. Tonstad wind farm financing details Susi Partners provided financial structuring support for the Tonstad wind power project. Each direct drive turbine, with 142m rotor diameter and three 69. The development of Tonstad power plant began in 1965 and in 1966 the head office of Sira-Kvina kraftselskap was established at Tonstad in Sirdal Municipality, where a plant administration was also established. Engie retains the remaining 20% stake and will be responsible to manage the construction as well as provide operational support for the project. Turbine supply contract for the wind farm was awarded to Siemens Gamesa in August 2018, while the first turbine was erected at the site in July 2019.

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Tonstad vindpark

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