Status: Under construction

Construction start date: July 2019

Targeted completion: Q1 2021

33 turbines

in construction

175 MW

of capacity

175,000 households

can be powered by the energy coming from our

2,000 Paris-Stockholm flights

That’s the equivalent, in terms of carbon footprint, of the 215,000 tons* of greenhouse gas emissions saved each year thanks to our turbines.

*Based on average European household consumption

*Compared with gas fired power generation

What is happening

at Björkvattnet wind farm

October 2021 Update

During October works continued to carry out any snag items, which are remedial works or items needing attention that were identified when the turbines are fully commissioned and inspected...


September 2021 Update

September saw the last turbine go through the final commissioning inspections before progressing to the 24hour check, and then successfully completing its reliability run which is an eight-day performance...


Important information

Late in the evening on Tuesday the 31st of August, an accident occurred in the wind farm when a blade broke on turbine Björkvattnet 20 (BJV20). No people were...


July 2021 Update

The summer season is now underway at Björkvattnet this month.  It has brought fair weather and the holiday period in Sweden. A new single blade lifting device arrived on...


June 2021 Update

June saw the last of the heavy fall weight testing which had been carried out throughout the thaw period.  The test results were used to assess the bearing capacity...


May 2021 Update

The thaw period has finally passed at Björkvattnet. The ground conditions were being closely monitored and inspected during the thaw period to ensure heavy machinery could continue to operate...


On the ground