Polish Offshore Wind Farms Clear Another Hurdle

first_imgMFW Bałtyk III Sp. z o.o., a joint venture between Equinor and Polenergia S.A., has secured an environmental decision for the offshore grid infrastructure connecting two offshore wind farms with a total capacity of 1440MW to the Polish national grid system.The decision was issued by the Regional Directorate for Environmental Protection (RDOŚ) in Gdansk.In May 2018, Polenergia and Equinor signed an agreement to jointly own and develop the two offshore wind projects in the Polish Baltic Sea – Polenergia Bałtyk II and Polenergia Bałtyk III.The wind farms will be located in areas approximately 27km and 40km from the port of Łeba in water depths of 20-40m.Polenergia Bałtyk III is expected to deliver first power in 2025, with Polenergia Bałtyk II following in 2027.last_img

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Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy wins Premier League Golden Boot Award

first_imgLONDON: Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy bagged the Premier Leagues Golden Boot award after netting 23 goals across the 2019/20 season. Vardy beat Arsenal striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (22), Southamptons Danny Ings (22) and Manchester City forward Raheem Sterling (20) to scoop the prestigious individual award.The 33-year-old is the first Leicester City player to claim the award and is only the second Englishman after Harry Kane to take the crown in the last 20 years. “Jamie’s been outstanding for us – our Player of the Season,” Leicester manager Brendan Rodgers told the club’s official website. “He knows he can’t do it without his team-mates, but he also knows, and the team know, that they couldn’t have done it without him and challenge.” Manchester City’s Brazilian keeper Ederson won the Golden Glove award after keeping his 16th clean sheet of the season against Norwich City to beat Burnley’s Nick Pope to the award. IANS Also watch: Anti-CAA Protest in Naharkatialast_img read more

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