December 2020

BSH declares the suitability of areas for offshore wind energy by the first statutory order

On the 15th of December 2020, the German Federal Maritime and Hydrographic Agency (BSH) declared the suitability of the areas N-3.7, N-3.8 and O-1.3 in the German exclusive economic zone (EEZ) for the use by wind energy in line with the first statutory order for… Read More »BSH declares the suitability of areas for offshore wind energy by the first statutory order

Group picture exchange shipping studies
Group picture exchange shipping studies

Presentation of the first results of shipping studies and exchange with neighbouring countries

On the 10th of December 2020, the German Federal Maritime and Hydrographic Agency (BSH) hosted a workshop with participants from Denmark, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Norway and the United Kingdom. At this meeting, the first results of two shipping studies were presented from the contractors… Read More »Presentation of the first results of shipping studies and exchange with neighbouring countries

Site development plan 2020 and environmental reports (North Sea and Baltic Sea) published

The Federal Maritime and Hydrographic Agency (BSH) published the Site Development Plan 2020 and the Environmental Reports (North Sea and Baltic Sea) on December 18, 2020. The update of the Site Development Plan serves the planning implementation of the increased legal expansion target for offshore… Read More »Site development plan 2020 and environmental reports (North Sea and Baltic Sea) published

Group picture North Sea MSP Collaboration Group
Group picture North Sea MSP collaboration group

Meeting of the North Sea MSP collaboration group

A meeting of the planning authorities in the North Sea Region took place on the 30th of November 2020. Participants represented planning authorities from Belgium, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Norway and Sweden. Based on the first meetings earlier this year, the focus of discussion was… Read More »Meeting of the North Sea MSP collaboration group