What is happening at

Björkvattnet wind farm

February 2021 Update

February, already being the shortest month, did not hold much promise in terms of progress as high winds and snow persisted throughout, making life difficult for the installation teams,...

 

January 2021 Update

The installation teams returned to site in early January following a winter break, with all site staff following the government and site specific Covid-19 protocols upon arrival. Snow clearance...

 

December 2020 Update

The November winds seemed to settle as we entered December, allowing for a more productive month at Björkvattnet Wind Farm. The cooling weather did, however, bring with it some...

 

November 2020 Update

Further winds battered the Björkvattnet region during the month of November, resulting in over 70% of installation windows closed due to weather.  Each component has a wind speed limit,...

 

October 2020 Update

Unsurprisingly, high winds have continued to blow during the month of October, keeping the installation works at a modest pace. Furthermore, we saw the first snowfall of the winter...

 

September 2020 Update

During the month of September, the Turbine Supplier has continued to endeavour to install wind turbines across the site, despite worsening weather conditions. Although wind is very useful in...

 

July-August 2020 Update

It has been a busy couple of months on the project with the civil contractor, SIC, having successfully handed over all 5 areas of the windfarm to GE Renewables....

 

June 2020 Update

There has again been a lot of progress this month in the development of Björkvattnet Wind Farm, the most notable being the arrival of GE Renewable Energy, the turbine...

 

May 2020 Update – Component Deliveries

Works have been progressing well at the site this month, and vast snowmelt has made visible all the works completed to date. All 33 turbine foundations have now been...

 

May Information Meeting. Update on project and schedule.

Due to restrictions on travel and public gatherings during the coronavirus disease outbreak, the BJV residents information...