Offshore Wind Turbines
Offshore Wind Turbines

Capable of producing 2.6 TWh of sustainable energy every year, Gemini could help in reducing the CO2 emissions of the Netherlands by 1.25 million tons.
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The Netherlands has recently open one of the largest offshore wind farm in a region of the North Sea that has some of the highest and consistent wind speeds in the world.

The wind farm, dubbed as the Gemini Offshore Wind Park, boasts 150 turbines located 85 kilometers north of the Groningen coast. Capable of producing 2.6 TWh of sustainable energy every year, The Gemini Offshore Wind Park could help in reducing the carbon dioxide emissions of the Netherlands by 1.25 million tons.

“We successfully completed Gemini ahead of schedule, under budget and with an excellent safety record,” said Matthais Haag, Managing Director of the Gemini Offshore Wind Park, in a press release. “We are proud to make this contribution to the realization of the Netherlands’ sustainability targets.”

The Gemini Offshore Wind…