Consortium to build Portuguese floating wind farm

The WindFloat base is fitted with patented water entrapment plates at the base of each column and a patented hull-trim system that distributes water ballast between the three columns

An international consortium has been formed to fund and develop a commercial floating wind farm in the Atlantic waters off the coast of Portugal near Porto. This development follows the successful trials of a prototype floating generator unit developed by WindFloat which has been operating for the past four years.

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