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 the implementation of the Wind Energy at Sea Act. The First Wind Energy at Sea Ordinance (1. WindSeeV) will be promulgated in the German Federal Law Gazette (Bundesgesetzblatt) today. The BSH press release can be found here.