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19-02-2024

Equinor and Polenergia sign contracts for the foundations of the Bałtyk II and III offshore wind farms

Equinor and Polenergia have signed final agreements with the supplier of foundations for the Bałtyk II and Bałtyk III offshore wind farms. The Dutch company SIF Netherlands B.V. will produce 100 monopiles for both projects. Monopiles are key components necessary for the implementation of investments of strategic importance for the Polish energy transition.

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19-02-2024

Siemens Gamesa will supply offshore wind turbines for the Equinor and Polenergia projects. Key contracts for the Bałtyk II and III wind farms have been signed

Equinor and Polenergia have selected Siemens Gamesa as the supplier of turbines for the Bałtyk II and Bałtyk III offshore wind farms. Energy companies have signed final contracts for the production, delivery, and service of 100 modern offshore wind turbines. The signed contracts are of key importance for the implementation of both projects in the Baltic Sea. The Bałtyk II and III offshore wind farms, with a total capacity of 1440 MW, will provide green energy for more than two million households. These investments are of strategic importance for Poland's energy security.

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31-03-2023

Ustka meeting with residents about offshore wind projects Bałtyk II and Bałtyk III

Residents of Ustka asked about the benefits for Pomerania, completed surveys of the seabed, environmental protection measures and educational opportunities in the growing offshore wind industry during a meeting with representatives of Equinor and Polenergia. This was another meeting as part of the dialogue conducted by the companies with the local community.

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15-02-2024

The grand finale of the Equinor and Polenergia offshore wind energy competition

Almost 120 works on offshore wind energy were created as part of an art competition organized by Equinor and Polenergia. The competition was the culmination of the education campaign "One sea, many benefits. Offshore wind energy in my region", which was attended by almost 1500 students from six primary schools in the Słupsk region. The final of the competition with prizes took place in the Lądowisko Kultury in Redzikowo near Słupsk.

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05-01-2023

Equinor and Polenergia have selected Hitachi Energy to deliver electrical systems infrastructure for the MFW Bałtyk II and MFW Bałtyk III offshore wind projects in Poland

MFW Bałtyk II and MFW Bałtyk III, located in the Baltic Sea approximately 27 km and 40 km from the port of Łeba, are two of the largest and most advanced offshore wind farms being developed in Poland. Once operational, the wind farms will have a total installed capacity of 1440 MW, enough to power more than 2 million Polish homes.

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29-09-2023

Meeting with residents about offshore wind farms Bałtyk

The pace of energy transformation in Poland and the impact of investments in offshore wind farms on it were the main topics of the meeting with the inhabitants of the Słupsk Commune. Its participants also asked about the Baltic II and Baltic III projects, including the route of the cable connecting the sea and land parts of offshore farms. It was another information meeting organized by Equinor and Polenergia as part of consultations and dialogue with the local community.

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12-12-2019

Equinor and Polenergia commence cooperation with the Gdansk University of Technology 08-11-2019

Equinor and Polenergia have established cooperation with the Faculty of Ocean Engineering and Ship Technology of the Gdansk University of Technology, which as the only entity in Poland will train future personnel of the offshore wind power sector.

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01-02-2024

Equinor and Polenergia have received an environmental decision for the connection infrastructure of the Baltic II and III offshore wind projects

The Regional Director for Environmental Protection (RDEP) in Gdańsk has issued a decision on environmental conditions for the connection infrastructure of the Bałtyk II and Bałtyk III offshore wind farms. The environmental approval is an important milestone and means that the projects developed jointly by Equinor and Polenergia can enter the next phase of implementation.

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04-11-2020

Equinor and Polenergia connect supply chain companies for the first Polish wind farms in the Baltic Sea

95 companies took part in meetings organized by Equinor and Polenergia for potential suppliers and companies interested in developing offshore wind farms in the Baltic Sea.

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02-12-2022

WTG Supplier's Day

The development of offshore wind energy in the Baltic Sea is a great opportunity for Polish companies to get involved in the supply chain. Would you like your company to take part in this great project? Reserve your time and come to the meeting for potential suppliers and subcontractors, which will be held on 11 January 2023 at 9.00 a.m. at the Gdansk Business Incubator STARTER, 3b Lęborska Street.

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15-11-2021

Announcement on the intention to conduct a dialogue

MFW Bałtyk II sp. z o.o. and MFW Bałtyk III sp. z o.o. hereby announce their intention to conduct a dialogue with potential suppliers of materials and services for their respective offshore wind farm projects under development.

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08-04-2023

Announcement on the intention to conduct a dialogue

MFW Bałtyk II sp. z o.o. and MFW Bałtyk III sp. z o.o. hereby announce their intention to conduct a dialogue with potential suppliers of materials and services for their respective offshore wind farm projects under development (respectively - MFW Bałtyk II and MFW Bałtyk III, hereinafter referred to as the "Projects"), pursuant to Article 46 of the Act of 17 December 2020 on the promotion of electricity generation in offshore wind farms ("Dialogue"). Detailed information about the Projects are presented in the Supply Chain Plans published on ERO website.

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22-02-2022

Equinor and Polenergia selected turbine supplier for MFW Bałtyk II and MFW Bałtyk III projects in Poland

Siemens Gamesa has been selected as the preferred supplier of offshore wind turbines for the two Baltic projects jointly developed by Equinor and Polenergia. The signed agreement provides for the delivery of powerful modern direct drive SG 14-236 DD turbines with an impressive capacity of up to 15 MW for the offshore wind farm projects MFW Bałtyk II and MFW Bałtyk III. Thus, Equinor and Polenergia were the first among the companies implementing offshore wind farm projects in Poland to select their turbine supplier.

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21-07-2023

Announcement on the intention to conduct a dialogue

MFW Bałtyk II sp. z o.o. and MFW Bałtyk III sp. z o.o. hereby announce their intention to conduct a dialogue with potential suppliers of materials and services for their respective offshore wind farm projects under development (respectively - MFW Bałtyk II and MFW Bałtyk III, hereinafter referred to as the "Projects"). Detailed information about the Projects are presented in the Supply Chain Plans published on ERO website.

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18-11-2022

Representatives of Polenergia and Equinor on the biggest offshore opportunities and challenges

Building public awareness, spreading knowledge among companies that could join the Polish value chain, the impact of the legislative environment on the economics of offshore projects were just some of the topics discussed at the Offshore Wind Poland 2022 conference organised by the Polish Wind Energy Association.

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09-01-2024

The year 2024 will bring important decisions for the Baltic offshore wind farms

Construction permits for the Baltic II and Baltic III offshore wind farms, and further preparing the Baltic I farm project for auction are the most important milestones Equinor and Polenergia expect in 2024. The last 12 months have brought the implementation of the Baltic projects much closer. Three wind farms with a total capacity of 3 GW will supply more than 4 million households with renewable energy.

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24-02-2021

MFW Bałtyk III virtual exhibition

Equinor and Polenergia have opened the first virtual exhibition in Poland dedicated to offshore wind farms in the Baltic Sea.

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13-08-2021

Announcement on the intention to conduct a dialogue

MFW Bałtyk II sp. z o.o. and MFW Bałtyk III sp. z o.o. hereby announce their intention to conduct a dialogue with potential suppliers of materials and services for their respective offshore wind farm projects under development.

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05-05-2021

MFW Bałtyk II and MFW Bałtyk III projects to receive investment aid

The President of the Energy Regulatory Office has granted the right to cover the negative balance for electricity generated and fed into the network to the offshore projects MFW Bałtyk II and MFW Bałtyk III.

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04-05-2022

Onshore + Offshore = Our Future

What are the opportunities of offshore wind energy development? What does an offshore wind farm consist of? What career paths can you choose and what competencies will help you join a new sector that supports Poland's energy transformation? Answers to these and other questions were presented to young people from secondary schools in Gdansk during the workshop "Onshore + Offshore = Our Future" organized by Employers of Pomerania, under the patronage of Equinor and Polenergia as part of the Second Flagship Programme "Academy of Marine Competences".

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16-11-2021

Projects presented at the information meeting for authorities

As a good start in the second phase of the development of offshore wind farms MFW Bałtyk II and MFW Bałtyk III projects, on October 27th in Gdańsk, Equinor and Polenergia JV team had a pleasure to organize the information meeting for a various number of authorities.

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18-09-2023

Announcement on the intention to conduct a dialogue

MFW Bałtyk II sp. z o.o. and MFW Bałtyk III sp. z o.o. hereby announce their intention to conduct a dialogue with potential suppliers of materials and services for their respective offshore wind farm projects under development (respectively - MFW Bałtyk II and MFW Bałtyk III, hereinafter referred to as the "Projects"). Detailed information about the Projects are presented in the Supply Chain Plans published on ERO website.

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11-12-2022

The wind of good change blows from the sea

By 2030, wind farms of close to 6 GW are to be built in the Baltic Sea. In the next 10 years, this capacity will increase to 11 GW. Among the planned investments are three projects jointly implemented by Poland's Polenergia and Norway's Equinor: MFW Bałtyk I, MFW Bałtyk II and the MFW Bałtyk III. Their combined capacity is 3 GW, and this will allow up to 6 million Polish households to be supplied with clean, renewable energy per year.

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29-11-2023

Equinor and Polenergia build and educate together

Almost one and a half thousand children from six primary schools in the Słupsk region take part in the educational project "One sea, many benefits. Offshore wind energy in my region". The organizers - Equinor and Polenergia - have planned interactive classes and an art competition with attractive prizes in schools.

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11-03-2020

Wind Europe – offshore wind power sector report 06-02-2020

The existing offshore wind farms have a strong position as a source of energy in Europe, their total generation capacity amounts to 20 GW. Europe has five-fold greater potential, estimated at 50 – 90 GW from new projects by 2030.

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07-04-2023

Equinor and Polenergia train emergency services

The ability to respond appropriately in emergency situations during the construction and operation of offshore wind farms is the basis for their safe operation. At the invitation of Equinor and Polenergia, representatives of the public sector, government and local authorities took part in an innovative workshop simulating accidents at sea.

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03-07-2023

The first information center on offshore wind farms in Poland has been launched in Łeba. Equinor and Polenergia are behind the initiative.

The "Local Information Point" has started its activity in Łeba. This is the first year-round information and educational point in Poland about offshore wind energy. One of its most important tasks is to spread knowledge about joint projects implemented in the Baltic Sea by Equinor and Polenergia. The opening ceremony was attended by representatives of the Polish Parliament, provincial and local government authorities as well as activists of local organizations.”

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03-07-2023

The number of Polish companies that want to build offshore wind farms in the Baltic is growing

- Polish companies are an extremely important link in our supply chain. We want there to be as many such links in it as possible," say representatives of Equinor and Polenergia. The investors, who are jointly implementing offshore wind farm projects in the Baltic, organized a Supplier Day for domestic entrepreneurs. The meeting, held in Łódź, was attended by almost 200 companies.

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04-12-2023

Dialogue and cooperation are the key to the success of offshore wind in Poland

Although there is no turbine spinning in our part of the Baltic Sea yet, the awareness of the benefits of the development of offshore wind energy is constantly growing. This is a great merit of farm developers cooperating with the environment for the sake of a better understanding of the economic, social and environmental effects that the development of a new industry in Poland brings.

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27-08-2021

Additional documents - announcement of the intention to conduct the Dialogue

With reference to the Notice of intention to conduct the Dialogue of On August 13, 2021 and the Dialog schedule, please find attached Additional Documents. Applications must be submitted via the interactive Application Form.

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16-09-2021

Polenergia and Equinor sign Sectoral Agreement to develop offshore wind energy in Poland

This is the second Sectoral Agreement in the world concluded between representatives of government administration, investors, entrepreneurs interested in creating a local supply chain, scientific and research units and other industry entities.

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15-12-2023

Meeting with residents about the Bałtyk offshore wind farms in Ustka

Equinor and Polenergia, the companies implementing the joint projects of the Bałtyk II and Bałtyk III offshore wind farms, organized an information meeting for residents, which took place on December 6 between 5:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. at Ustka City Hall. On the occasion of St. Nicholas Day, the youngest participants were treated to an educational play area and sweet treats.

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27-05-2021

Łeba to become location for operations and maintenance base for Polish Baltic Sea offshore wind projects

The announcement makes Equinor and Polenergia the first developer to confirm an offshore wind maintenance port in Poland.

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30-09-2021

Projmors has become an advisor in the process of obtaining permits for the MFW Bałtyk II and MFW Bałtyk III projects

The companies implementing the MFW Bałtyk II and the MFW Bałtyk III projects have signed a contract with Biuro Projektów Budownictwa Morskiego Projmors. Thus, the company from Gdańsk has become an advisor in support of obtaining the Building Permit for both projects.

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21-03-2022

Announcement on the intention to conduct a dialogue

MFW Bałtyk II sp. z o.o. and MFW Bałtyk III sp. z o.o. hereby announce their intention to conduct a dialogue with potential suppliers of materials and services for their respective offshore wind farm projects under development.

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01-08-2022

Offshore wind energy at the Feast of Łeba

Equinor and Polenergia jointly celebrated the 665th anniversary of the granting of municipal rights to Łeba. Residents and tourists could visit our stand and ask questions about offshore wind farms. One of the many attractions was the opportunity to prepare a delicious cocktail in a blender powered by an ecological energy generator.

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31-08-2022

Announcement on the intention to conduct a dialogue

MFW Bałtyk II sp. z o.o. and MFW Bałtyk III sp. z o.o. hereby announce their intention to conduct a dialogue with potential suppliers of materials and services for their respective offshore wind farm projects under development (respectively - MFW Bałtyk II and MFW Bałtyk III, hereinafter referred to as the "Projects"), pursuant to Article 46 of the Act of 17 December 2020 on the promotion of electricity generation in offshore wind farms ("Dialogue").

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20-10-2022

Together we support the Pomeranian Centre of Competence for Marine Renewable Energy

Polenergia Group, together with Equinor and the Municipality of Rumia and Rumia Invest Park, signed a Letter of Intent expressing willingness to cooperate within the Pomeranian Centre of Competence for Marine Renewable Energy. The parties declare their will to strengthen the labour market necessary for the effective development of offshore wind energy in the Baltic Sea.

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12-01-2023

Polenergia's and Equinor's offshore wind farms are development opportunity for local companies

The interest of Polish companies in participating in the development of offshore wind power in the Baltic exceeded our expectations, say the organizers of the Supplier Day in Gdansk. More than 100 domestic entrepreneurs responded to the invitation of Polenergia, Equinor, and Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy to participate in this unique event.

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06-09-2023

The first information centre on offshore wind farms in Poland has been launched in Łeba

The facility located in the center of Łeba is a place where you can get comprehensive information about investments that Equinor and Polenergia carry out jointly. In the Polish part of the Baltic Sea, the companies are jointly developing three offshore wind farm projects. With a total capacity of around 3 GW, Baltic I, Baltic II and Baltic III will supply more than 4 million households with renewable energy.

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