The MFW Bałtyk I environmental research campaign progressing as planned
The next stages of the MFW Bałtyk I environmental research program carried out by the Polish company MEWO S.A. are progressing in line with planned schedule. Launched in December 2020, the programme for the identification of environmental conditions in the area of the third offshore investment jointly implemented by Polenergia and Equinor includes a number of studies and analyses in the location of the farm, in the area of its impact and within the designated sections of the considered variants of the transmission infrastructure corridor. A comprehensive pre-investment research programme is necessary to conduct an overall assessment of the impact on all elements of nature and other users of the area.
ERM Poland supports the process of obtaining environmental decision for the MFW Bałtyk I
The company implementing the MFW Bałtyk I signed an agreement with the Polish branch of ERM, which is the world's largest consulting company working in the field of sustainable development. The agreement concerns cooperation in the field of environmental and social consulting.
Polenergia and Equinor sign Sectoral Agreement to develop offshore wind energy in Poland
This is the second Sectoral Agreement in the world concluded between representatives of government administration, investors, entrepreneurs interested in creating a local supply chain, scientific and research units and other industry entities.
MFW Bałtyk I cleared to connect up to 1560 MW to the national power system
MFW Bałtyk I, company developing an offshore wind farm with a capacity of 1560 MW, has signed with the PSE an agreement for the connection to the National Power System (KSE).
The environmental research program for MFW Bałtyk I is being launched
Equinor and Polenergia start a comprehensive pre-investment program of marine environment research for the purpose of environmental impact assessment of the MFW Bałtyk I offshore wind farm with a capacity of 1,560 MW.
Equinor strengthens its position in Polish offshore wind market
On 10 December Equinor completed the acquisition of a 50 % interest in the offshore wind development project Baltyk I in Poland from Polenergia.
Shaping the future of energy through the offshore wind
Offshore wind has a strong foothold as an energy source in Europe with more than 15 GW installed capacity, and with a potential to reach between 50 and 70 GW by 2030.