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​West of Duddon Sands Offshore Wind Farm


DONG Energy and ScottishPower Renewables are the companies behind the West of Duddon Sands Offshore Wind Farm Project.

ScottishPower Renewables and DONG Energy have formed a joint venture to realise the project. DONG Energy will be the leading partner in the construction and operational phases of the West of Duddon Sands Offshore Wind Farm.





DONG Energy
DONG Energy is one of the leading energy groups in Northern Europe. Our business is based on procuring, producing, distributing and trading in energy and related products in Northern Europe. DONG Energy in the UK has around 600 employees and has invested more than £5 billion since 2004.


DONG Energy operates five offshore wind farms in the UK: Barrow, Burbo Bank, Walney 1 + 2, Gunfleet Sands and West of Duddon Sands. We have a 25% share in the world's largest offshore wind farm London Array, and a 25% stake in the Lincs offshore wind farm, operated by Centrica.

We are currently in the process of constructing the 210MW Westermost Rough offshore wind farm, which will be completed in 2015, as well as the Burbo Bank Extension offshore wind farm, which will have an expected capacity of up to 660MW. We are the sole owner of Walney Extension and Hornsea Project One, both of which are in the development phase.

ScottishPower Renewables

​ScottishPower Renewables is part of Iberdrola, the largest wind energy company in the world. Our combined onshore and offshore installed capacity, by the end of 2012 was over 14,000MW and we have a substantial development pipeline.

ScottishPower Renewables is already the largest developer and generator of onshore wind energy in the UK, with one of Europe's largest wind farms at the 539MW Whitelee wind farm.