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Thursday the 11th of September, the Swedish government granted the extension of the permit for the wind farm at Stora Middelgrund, for another six years.
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Thursday the 11th of September, the Swedish government granted the extension of the permit for the wind farm at Stora Middelgrund, for another six years.



 


The 120 meter high wind mast at Stora Middelgrund.

 
 
 
Thursday the 22nd of May 2008, Universal Wind Offshore AB received permission according to the Swedish Exclusive Economic Zone Act to build and operate within the area of Stora Middelgrund in Kattegatt a wind power farm consisting of up to 108 wind turbines with the necessary transformer stations and three wind measurement masts. The total height of the wind turbines may not exceed 200 meters above sea level.
 
 
At the same time, the government gave permission to Universal Wind Offshore AB according to the Continental Shelf Act to install and maintain cables under the sea bed both within the wind power farm at Stora Middelgrund and between the farm and the limit of the territorial waters.
 
 
In June 2009, Universal Wind Offshore Transmission AB (subsidiary to Universal Wind Offshore AB) received from Energimarknadsinspektionen according to the Swedish Electricity Act, permission for the cable connection between the wind farm Stora Middelgrund to the Swedish main grid through the station FT72 Breared in the municipality of Halmstad.
 
 
On the 8th of September 2009, Universal Wind Offshore AB received from theEnvironmental Court according to the Swedish Environmental Code (chapter 11) permission for the necessary water operations in order place to the cable in the sea bed in Kattegatt between the Swedish territorial border and the Swedish coast. This means that all the necessary permissions to start building the project has been received.
 

 
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