Consortium

The consortium brought together six partners. Consortium leader and project coordinator was 3E nv/sa, a Brussels-based renewable energy consultancy which was already in charge of the successful OffshoreGrid project, also co-financed under the Intelligent Energy Europe Programme. ECN, a private non-profit research organisation from the Netherlands, brought in technical expertise. IC Consultants Ltd from the UK provided further technical expertise also in financial markets. Det Norske Veritas AS contributed expertise in risk management and mitigation. Communications and policy expertise was added by the Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS). Deutsche WindGuard, a wind energy consultancy contributed its regulatory expertise.