WATCH: Developer Nexans loads Beatrice wind farm cable

Watch as Nexans loads a section of cable for the upcoming Beatrice Offshore Wind Farm onto its Skagerrak ship for the journey across the North Sea.

Nexans’ factory in Norway has finished making an offshore power cable for the £2.6billion Beatrice wind farm.

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Vessel tracking data indicates that the cable laying vessel has already arrived in the Moray Firth.

Meanwhile, the first of two 400kilovolt (KV) onshore cable links have been installed and tested.

The 84-turbine wind farm is slated for completion in 2019 and will be capable of providing energy for 450,000 homes.