20 Jun '13, 9pm

Cape Wind Adds More Financing with Danish Pension Fund

New Hampshire, USA -- What could be the first, and long-awaited, U.S. offshore wind energy project is one step closer to a reality with an additional investor. PensionDanmark, the largest labor market pension fund in Denmark, has pledged to invest $200 million (roughly 1.1 billion Danish krone), conditional upon the project obtaining its full financing needs and beginning construction by year's end. A quick recap: Cape Wind, to be sited on the Horseshoe Shoal in Nantucket Sound, has been in the works for more than a decade . It's fully permitted by 17 federal and state agencies and has a 25-year commercial lease from the U.S. Department of Interior. The overall plan calls for 130 turbines (Siemens 3.6-MW units) with nameplate capacity of 468 MW, but actual output will be more like 420 MW given various factors such as line loss, turbine maintenance, and intermittency — "tha...

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