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Talk by guest speakers from East Anglia Offshore Wind Ltd at RDA AGM

The guest speakers at the AGM on Friday 26 April were Sandra Hayes and Philip Watkins representing East Anglia Offshore Wind Limited.  The company has been awarded a licence to develop windfarms in a zone off the Norfolk and Suffolk coast.  It was explained that the first windfarm is called East Anglia ONE and it is planned to generate 1.2GW of power, about the same as Sizewell B!  The windfarm will be 43km from the shoreline and so will not be visible from land.  At the moment the project is still going through the national planning system and the first … Continue Reading

RDA AGM 26 April followed by a presentation from East Anglia Wind about drilling under the River Deben


The RDA is holding its Annual General Meeting on Friday 26th April 2013 at 7.30pm in Woodbridge Community Hall.  Click to see the minutes of last year’s AGM

The AGM will be followed by a talk entitled Drilling Under the Deben and Martlesham Creek – a speaker from East Anglia Offshore Wind, the main contractor for the East Anglia ONE Offshore Windfarm, will discuss the engineering and geology involved and the mitigation measures employed to minimise the impact onriver users and wildlife, ashore and afloat.


East Anglia One windfarm – onshore cable route consultation

The RDA is engaging with Scottish Power Renewables on consultation for part of the onshore cable for the East Anglia One windfarm to be routed under the River Deben – see the extract from a recent letter sent by the RDA chairman below.  We will update this post when we receive a response.

You can find more information on the proposals and consultation process on the East Anglia ONE  website.

East Anglia ONE offshore windfarm: Phase 2 Consultation Pt 2

The River Deben Association has a membership of about 850 individuals and organisations, all engaged in leisure activity on the River Deben, both … Continue Reading

East Anglia Offshore Windfarm – information days in February

East Anglia Offshore Windfarm is hosting a number of public information days to provide up to date information on proposed developments.  These include:

  • Tuesday 21 February       1-7pm: Woodbridge Library, 4 New Street, Woodbridge, IP12 1DT
  • Wednesday 22 February  1-7pm: Bramford Church Rooms, Bramford, IP8 4AL
  • Thursday 23 February      1-7pm: The Orwell Hotel, Hamilton Road, Felixstowe, IP11 7DX.

Click on the link http://www.eastangliawind.com/ for more information.