Rotterdam,
12
February
2019

Eneco and Vattenfall will put a new, improved version of the Slufterdam wind farm into service today. The 17 existing wind turbines in the farm, which has been supplying renewable energy since 2002, have been replaced by 14 wind turbines that are much more efficient. As a result, the power has nearly doubled from 25.5 MW to 50.4 MW. The 14 wind turbines generate 180 GWh of electricity every year, enough to cover the annual consumption of around 60,000 households.

The energy companies started preparations to replace the wind turbines in mid-2017. In a period of roughly 18 months, the old wind turbines were dismantled, the infrastructure for the new wind farm was built, and the new wind turbines were installed.

Constructive cooperation between the various parties in this region was a significant factor in ensuring this project was ...

Press Releases

12
February
2019
Eneco and Vattenfall will put a new, improved version of the Slufterdam wind farm into service today. The 17 existing wind turbines in the farm, which has been supplying renewable energy since 2002, have been replaced by 14 wind turbines that are
21
January
2019
Schiphol Trade Park, the new business park off the A4 motorway, will collaborate with Eneco with the aim of becoming Europe's most sustainable business park. An agreement to this effect was signed by both companies last Friday. As part of this
17
January
2019
Eneco has acquired a minority interest in Energie in Huis, an Amsterdam-based company that improves the sustainability of existing homes. The companies also enter into a partnership that will give Eneco customers access to the products and services
20
December
2018
Eneco has acquired the remaining shares of green energy company LichtBlick. Last year Eneco already acquired a 50 percent stake in the German company. Today both companies announce that the option on the remaining shares, which they agreed upon last
18
December
2018
= This is a joint press release of Eneco and the shareholders' comittee = The shareholders' committee, supervisory board and board of management of Eneco Group have arrived at the mutual decision to carry out the privatisation of Eneco by
11
December
2018
Eneco will purchase all the power generated by the Belgian offshore windfarms Seastar and Mermaid (together indicated as ‘SeaMade’) that will be constructed off the coast at Zeebrugge starting 2019. As of 2020 SeaMade's 58 turbines, currently

News

31
January
2019
Manja Thiry (1973) will join Eneco on 1 February in the position of Director Business Development. In her previous job at district heating network company Ennatuurlijk, she was responsible for the operations of the district heating company as well
12
December
2018
Eneco is selling its French subsidiary to Albioma, a French company specialised in solar energy. It concerns 17 MW of installed capacity as well as a small hydropower plant (0.5 MW); assets partially or fully owned by Eneco. No details will be
08
October
2018
Frederieke Leeflang (1969) and Ewoud Goudswaard (1958) were appointed  as members of the Supervisory Board of Eneco Groep N.V. at a General Meeting of Shareholders on 5 October 2018. Frederieke Leeflang was a lawyer and partner at Dentons Boekel
11
July
2018
Heerema, Eneco and the Port of Rotterdam Authority have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to jointly perform a feasibility study on the creation of shore power infrastructure in the Calandkanaal. The MOU represents a major step towards developing