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EIB grants EUR 350 million for 448 MW wind project off the coast of France

The European Investment Bank (EIB) will provide a funding of a 350 million Euros for developing the Courseulles-sur-Mer, or Calvados, offshore wind project in the English Channel. This offshore wind project has a capacity of 448 MW and will require a total of 2 billion Euros to be built. According to EIB, the financing will be guaranteed by the European Fund for Strategic Investments.

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France launches tender for 1 GW offshore wind farm

The new project and its tender process are part of the French the Multiannual Energy Programme (Programmation pluriannuelle de l’énergie), which entered into force this April. Under the programme, France is putting up to 8.75 GW of offshore wind capacity out to tender from 2020 to 2028.

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