Hornsea 3

An offshore wind farm that could power 3 million UK homes

Hornsea Three Offshore Wind Farm

About the project

The Hornsea 3 Offshore Wind Farm could generate enough power to meet the average daily needs of 3 million UK homes. Learn more about the project background, progress and details of the proposed area.

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Orsted Community Benefit Funds

New Community Benefit Fund: Consultation!

We are pleased to announce we will be launching our Hornsea 3 Community Benefit Fund Consultation on 1st August 2022.

Find out more here

See about our existing Funds

Kittiwakes nesting on the Hartlepool Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) Lifeboat Station Bridge

Kittiwake compensation measures

Learn about the Hornsea 3 Kittiwake compensation measures and provide your feedback

Hornsea 3 Compulsory Purchase Order

Following its submission of a Compulsory Purchase Order to the Secretary of State for Energy Security and Net Zero (“SoS”) for new rights in Hartlepool, the SoS gave notice to Hornsea 3 on 31 August 2023 of its decision to hold a public local inquiry. Hornsea 3 has therefore submitted a Statement of Case in preparation for this inquiry.

See our latest community newsletter

In this edition you will find updates on our construction progress, including where we are against the wider construction programme.

Hornsea 3 November 2024 newsletter front page showing kite surfer in foreground with wind turbines in background.

Hornsea 3 has received consent

On 31 December 2020, The Secretary of State for the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy granted consent for the Hornsea 3 offshore wind farm.

View determination decision & further details here

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