to-the-point: Dutch RVO gets more time to evaluate offshore wind bids

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June 19 (Renewables Now) - The bid assessment period in the Netherland’s second zero-subsidy tender for offshore wind at the Hollandse Kust (zuid) zone has been extended by a maximum of 13 weeks.

The Netherlands Enterprise Agency said that even with the extension, it would strive to process applications as quickly as possible.

The tender for sites III and IV at Hollandse Kust (zuid), of about 350 MW each, took place between March 1 and March 14. Denmark’s Ørsted A/S (CPH:ORSTED), Royal Dutch Shell Plc (AMS:RDSA) and Vattenfall AB are among the bidders.

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