Končar delivers two offshore transformers for East Anglia ONE
Croatia, Zagreb: KONČAR – Power Transformers Ltd. (KPT) has concluded a contract with the Spanish utility Iberdrola for the delivery of two offshore transformers with the rated power of 400 MVA and the rated voltage of 245 kV to be installed at East Anglia ONE windfarm, being built by ScottishPower Renewables in the United Kingdom.
The transformers will be part of the platform to be assembled onshore, in a Spanish shipyard.
Transformers will be placed in a closed transformer box, with an outside cooling system, and completely assembled at the shipyard, then filled with oil and transported on the platform to their location at sea.
East Anglia ONE wind power plant is being built in the Norfolk County, in eastern England. It will be located in the North Sea, 43 kilometers off the coast of Suffolk, and is part of the UK’s plan to cover 15 percent of their energy needs from renewable sources by 2020.