The wind farm owner, Rampion Offshore Wind Ltd. has three shareholders.
E.ON is the majority shareholder with 50.1 per cent of the shares, Canadian energy company Enbridge has 24.9 per cent and a consortium of USS, Macquarie European Infrastructure Fund 5 and Macquarie Capital together hold 25 per cent. E.ON developed the project through to consent and manages the construction on behalf of all three owners.
E.ON is an international, privately-owned energy supplier which is focused on renewables, energy networks and customer solutions.
In the UK, around 4.3 million homes and businesses get their electricity and gas from us at home and at work. As one of the leading green generators in the UK, we operate 21 wind farms located both on and offshore. The E.ON group has invested more than 12 billion Euros in renewable energy since 2007.
Global trends like sustainability and climate protection, digitalization and technological innovation are altering the energy landscape. At the same time, our customers’ energy needs are changing. A new energy world – decentralized, green and interconnected – is emerging. Our core businesses reflect these key energy trends.
Green Investment Group
UK Green Investment Rampion Limited owns 25% of the Rampion Offshore Wind Farm. This shareholder is ultimately owned by a consortium of the Universities Superannuation Scheme (“USS”), Macquarie European Infrastructure Fund 5 (“MEIF5”) and Macquarie Capital. Management of the consortium is provided by the Green Investment Group and Macquarie Infra and Real Assets (“MIRA").
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 2.8 million barrels of crude oil each day through its Mainline and Express Pipeline, and accounts for nearly 68% of U.S.-bound Canadian crude oil production, 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 3.5 million retail customers in Ontario, Quebec, New Brunswick and New York State.
Enbridge also has a growing involvement in electricity infrastructure with interests in more than 2,500 MW of net renewable generating capacity, and an expanding offshore wind portfolio in Europe. The Company has ranked on the Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations index for the past eight years; its common shares trade on the Toronto and New York stock exchanges under the symbol ENB.