Input from our stakeholders is vital to ensuring an intelligent project design."

Chris Jenner, SMart Wind

Developing the Zone

Phased approach

SMart Wind is taking forward a phased development programme. In order to deliver 4GW, the Hornsea Zone will be divided into ‘Subzones’ of differing capacity.

Given the scale of the Hornsea Zone, we will undertake information collection and analysis at a Zone level to inform regional context and to validate location of future Projects, and at a Subzone level to inform consent applications for each Project.

Surveys

We have conducted a number of offshore surveys including; bird and marine mammals, benthic ecology, geophysical, geotechnical, navigation and metocean data collection. Onshore surveys have also been carried out, including habitat, protected species and archaeology surveys.

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Press Releases

Hornsea Offshore Wind Farm Project One (‘the Application’) – First Written Response (20 January 2014)

Hornsea Offshore Wind Farm Project One (‘the Application’) – First Written Response (20 January 2014)
 

Project One application submitted to the Planning Inspectorate

Project One application submitted to the Planning Inspectorate
 

Hornsea Project One offshore wind farm accepted for examination by the Planning Inspectorate

Hornsea Project One offshore wind farm accepted for examination by the Planning Inspectorate
 

SMart Wind publish Section 48 Notice in the Edinburgh Gazette

SMart Wind publish Section 48 Notice in the Edinburgh Gazette
 

SMart Wind signs Agreement for Lease for second phase of Hornsea

SMart Wind signs Agreement for Lease for second phase of Hornsea

Project One Events

You are invited to attend a community consultation event.

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About The Zone

Find out more about the 4GW Hornsea zone.

Further information.