Stiesdal's Tetraspar sails maiden voyage

The inventor's floating foundation equipped with a Siemens Gamesa wind turbine was towed out to sea from a Danish port late Sunday.

Photo: Stiesdal

Early Sunday morning at the Port pf Grenaa, Western Denmark, onlookers could see a 166-meter-tall floating wind turbine towering over the quay, ready to be towed to a site close to Stavanger, Norway, reports Danish media TV2 Østjylland.

The 3.6MW turbine atop the foundation will be installed in a typically harsh marine environment located 10 kilometers from Norway's coast in waters 200 meters deep.

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