SSE and Equinor agree PPAs for Dogger Bank offshore wind farm

Moray East offshore wind farm 

SSE and Equinor have agreed 15-year power purchase agreements (PPAs) for the first two phases of the Dogger Bank offshore wind farm they are developing off the coast of Britain.

Separate PPA’s totalling 2.4 gigawatts of capacity for power from Dogger Bank A and B have been reached with Orsted, Shell Energy Europe Ltd, Danske Commodities and SSE’s energy supply business, SSE and Equinor said in a statement.

Orsted will take 40 percent of the power and the other firms 20 percent each.

SSE and Equinor said the deals are subject to the project reaching financial close which is expected shortly.