OpenHydro unveil plans for dedicated assembly facility at Cherbourg Port

Release Date: 12/05/2016

OpenHydro, a DCNS company, has announced the development of a purpose-built tidal turbine assembly facility at Cherbourg Port.

The 5,500m2 purpose-built facility, will act as an industrial hub for the delivery of the Normandie Hydro project for EDF Energies Nouvelles - a 14MW array set to be deployed in 2018. This project will see the installation of an array of seven tidal turbines in the Raz Blanchard, supplying electricity to 13,000 local residents.

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