In 2003 C-Power obtained a domain concession and the permits to build and operate an offshore wind farm in the Exclusive Economical Zone on the Belgian Continental Shelf. The concession area is located on the Thornton Bank, a sand bank, situated about 30 km from the Belgian Coast.
The C-Power concession is part of the delineated zone for in total 9 Belgian offshore projects with a total capacity of 2200MW. All wind farms in this area are fully operational since end 2020.
The to be developed zones will have place for +/- 3GW of offshore wind projects.
More information about the other windfarms in the Belgian concession area can be found on the website of the Belgian Offshore Platform www.belgianoffshoreplatform.be