The wind farm owner, Rampion Offshore Wind Limited has three shareholders.
Rampion Renewables Limited is the majority shareholder with 50.1 per cent of the shares, Canadian energy company Enbridge has 24.9 per cent and Offshore Wind Co. 25 per cent. E.ON developed the project through to consent and managed the construction on behalf of all three owners.
Rampion Renewables Limited
RWE is the majority shareholder with 30.1 per cent of the shares, E.ON UK holds 20 per cent.
RWE Renewables, the newest subsidiary of the RWE Group, is one of the world's leading renewable energy companies. With around 3,500 employees, the company has onshore and offshore wind farms, photovoltaic plants and battery storage facilities with a combined capacity of more than 9 gigawatts. RWE Renewables is driving the expansion of renewable energy in more than 15 countries on four continents. For further growth an annual investment budget of €1.5 billion net is available. When adding in possible partnerships, the investment budget could reach up to €3 billion. The focus is on the Americas, the core markets in Europe and the Asia-Pacific region.
E.ON is leading the energy transition: providing smart, sustainable and personalised solutions focused on our customers at home and in business, and across entire towns and cities.
Millions of people across the UK choose us to meet their energy needs, making us one of the leading energy providers in the UK. As part of the E.ON Group, we’re also one of the foremost energy companies in the world.
We are committed to providing all of our customers’ homes with an electricity supply matched by 100% renewable sources including wind, biomass and solar – as standard and with no extra cost to them. We believe the next opportunity for our customers, our country and our planet begins with renewable energy supplies and continues with our wide range of energy efficiency and smart home technologies, helping customers to reduce their impact on the planet by using less energy or generating and storing it themselves.
Offshore Wind Co
Offshore Wind Co owns a 25 per cent stake in Rampion Offshore Wind Farm. Offshore Wind Co is backed by an experienced consortium of long-term investors, including Macquarie European Infrastructure Fund 5 and Universities Superannuation Scheme.
Offshore Wind Co is a major investor in the UK’s offshore wind sector, managing investments in a portfolio of nine projects representing approximately 2.4 GW of clean generation capacity. The Offshore Wind Co consortium is led by Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets, the world’s largest infrastructure manager.
Enbridge Inc. is North America’s premier energy infrastructure company with strategic business platforms that include an extensive network of crude oil, liquids and natural gas pipelines, regulated natural gas distribution utilities, and renewable power generation.
The company safely delivers an average of 3 million barrels of crude oil and liquids every day; accounts for about 63% of U.S.-bound Canadian exports; and moves approximately 20% of all natural gas consumed in the U.S., serving key supply basins and demand markets. The company’s regulated utilities serve approximately 3.8 million residential, commercial, institutional and industrial customers in Ontario and Quebec.
Enbridge's renewable energy portfolio includes onshore and offshore wind, solar, and geothermal projects in North America and Europe with nearly 2,000 megawatts (MW) of net renewable generation capacity. The company was named to the Thomson Reuters Top 100 Global Energy Leaders in 2018; its common shares trade on the Toronto and New York stock exchanges under the symbol ENB.