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2021 – 2023

Site selection

Remote aerial surveys for marine mammals and birds

Fisheries consultation

Shipping and navigation consultation

300MW grid connection agreement with National Grid

Public engagement and consultation

Supply chain planning

Reviewing different offshore technologies and analysing their suitability

1GW grid connection application

Submission of bid to Crown Estate


2024 – 2027

Baseline data collection

Stakeholder engagement (continues)

Public consultation

Detailed consultation with statutory and non-statutory consultees

Refinement of technology into Rochdale Envelope approach

Environmental Impact Assessment

Application for Agreement for Lease to The Crown Estate

Application for consent

Receipt of project consents

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2028 – 2032

Pre-construction surveys

Construction and installation phase

Financial Investment Decision

Final commissioning

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2032 Onwards

Gwynt Glas operational