The biggest offshore wind energy farm in the world is now operational

Offshore wind energy farm - wind turbines on water

The UK has flipped the switch on yet another offshore wind farm. The globe’s largest offshore wind energy farm is once again located in the UK. As of September 6th, 2018, Walney Extension became the largest operational offshore wind turbine farm in the world. The wind farm has over 80 turbines and covers more than 140 square kilometers. Located in the Irish Sea just off the shores of Walney Island, Cumbria, the offshore wind energy farm is made up of 87 wind turbines and covers 145 square kilometers (approximately 55.9…

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