Power production from German North Sea wind farms from January to June totaled 9.51 terawatt hours (TWh), 16% more than in the same 2018 period, grid company TenneT GmbH said on Monday. TenneT, the German arm of the bigger Dutch transmission network group, said offshore wind from North Sea turbines had retained a 15% share of Germany‚Äôs total wind power production of nearly 64 TWh in the six months. The company plays a key role in the sector because it is responsible for linking North Sea wind farms to onshore grids in the states of Lower Saxony and Schleswig Holstein. Its German North Sea connection capacity already outstrips that of existing wind parks and will grow to nearly 9 gigawatts (GW) by 2024 from 6.2 GW in 2018, it said. The government has a target of 6.5 GW national offshore capacity by 2020, and wind park […]