Video: Launching Vestas? first offshore floating wind turbines

Completion of the first wind power prototype has just finished at the Lisnave shipyard in Portugal. Carrying the well-tested V80-2.0 MW wind turbine, WindFloat is developed in collaboration with Key Account EDP and American offshore rig expert Principle Power.

Next step will be to tug the WindFloat 350 kilometers to the coast of Agucadoura on the Portuguese west coast. Here, the WindFloat will be tested for at least a year.