On 16.11.2023, the BSH publicly announced the initiation of the preliminary site investigation of the sites N-13.1, N-13.2 and N-6.8 (before N-21.1) in the Exclusive Economic Zone of the North Sea for offshore wind farms.
The sites N-13.1 and N-13.2 are intended to definition by the Site Development Plan 2023. Sites N-13.1 and N-13.2 are to be put out to tender in 2026. Site N-6.8 is designated as site N-21.1 in the Site Development Plan 2023, but has now been renamed as part on update procedures in site N-6.8 in the preliminary draft of the Site Development Plan published on 1 September 2023. Site N-6.8 is to be tendered in 2027. Comments on the draft investigation framework can be submitted until 05.01.2024. All information and documents can be found on the BSH website.