Reports and studies

Floating offshore wind farm market study Japan21/07/2022Offshore wind, Marketstudy, Floating, JapanFloating offshore windfarm market study in JapanThe Netherlands Enterprise Agency and the Embassy of the Netherlands in Japan Download
Offshore wind vessel availability until 2030: Baltic Sea and Polish perspective01/06/2022Offshore wind, Baltics, Market studyThis report presents results of a study to understand a potential gap between supply and demand of offshore wind vessels until 2030.Polish Wind Energy Association (PWEA) Download
[French only] Eolien offshore: analyse des potentiels industriels et économiques en France01/12/2019Offshore wind, LCoE, MarketstudyAnalysis of industrial and economic potential in France, focussing on offshore and onshore wind energyADEME Download
[Dutch only] Het belang van een Nederlandse offshore wind thuismarkt04/04/2013Innovation, LCoE, Export, EmploymentSeveral arguments, opinions and experiencesTKI Wind op Zee Download
Inventory offshore wind test sites05/08/2016Offshore wind, Borssele, Concepts, Foundations, ConstructionDemand & Supply in the NetherlandsTKI Wind op Zee Download
[Dutch only] Eindrapport taskforce Windenergie op Zee01/05/2010Offshore wind, LCoE, SDE, North SeaThe taskforce Offshore wind energy has the task to advise on the businesscase offshore wind energy. BLIX was appointed as author of the report.The Ministry of Economic Affairs & Climate Policy Download
33/66 kV Inter-array Cables for Dutch Offshore Wind Farms15/06/2015Offshore grid, Grid connection, OHVS, LCoE,A review of the TenneT cost benefit analysis and consultation processThe Ministry of Economic Affairs & Climate Policy, the Netherlands Enterprise Agency Download
[Dutch only] Offshore wind boven de Wadden21/07/2017Offshore wind, North Sea, LCoEIdentification of areas, LCoE, Congestion calculations and EmploymentProvince of Groningen Download
Validation of Studies regarding the Grid Connection of Windfarm Zone IJmuiden Ver05/11/2018Offshore wind, North Sea, Market study, feasibilityBLIX was assigned to support the decision-making process of which grid connection system will be used for the 4GW offshore wind power that will be installed in IJmuiden Ver.The Ministry of Economic Affairs & Climate Policy, the Netherlands Enterprise Agency Download
Study into Levelized Cost of Energy of variants for wind farm site boundaries14/11/2018Offshore, North Sea, LCoEStudy into Levelized Cost of Energy of variants for wind farm site boundaries of Hollandse Kust (west), Ten Noorden vande Waddeneilanden and IJmuiden VerThe Netherlands Enterprise Agency Download
Overview topics Consultation Process 2 GW HVDC Grid Connection System24/05/2020Offshore, Roadmap, LCoE, IJmuiden VerFor the roadmap offshore wind 2030, TenneT is tasked with the connection of several offshore wind farms. This concluding report describes the consultation process and end result.TenneT Download
Study into Levelized Cost of Energy of variants for wind farm site boundaries of Hollandse Kust (west)06/08/2020Offshore wind, North Sea, LCoEBLIX was requested to perform additional LCoE calculations -following the 2018 LCoE report- for newly-defined variants A,B,C,D,E,F,G and HThe Netherlands Enterprise Agency Download
Determination of the cost levels of wind farms in new offshore wind energy search areas15/12/2020Offshore Wind, LCoE, New Search AreasThe objective of this study is to assess the LCoE of offshore wind farms and grid connection systems in the new search areas, IJVN, HKNW and HKZW in relation to IJmuiden Ver.Ministry of Economic Affairs and Climate Policy, Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO), Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management and The Directorate-General for Public Works and Water Management Download
Pathways to potential cost reductions for offshore wind energy25/01/2021Offshore wind, North Sea, LCOETo investigate the potential cost reductions for offshore wind energy, a study has been conducted by TNO and BLIXTKI Wind op Zee, the Netherlands Enterprise Agency Download
Export markets assessment for the Dutch offshore wind industry: Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania01/03/2021Offshore wind, Market study, Baltic States, Supply & Value ChainMarket research on the offshore wind energy sector in the Baltic States, for Dutch companies that are seeking opportunitiesThe Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands Download