The Ørsted vision is a world that runs entirely on green energy. Ørsted develops, constructs, and operates offshore and onshore wind farms, solar farms, energy storage facilities, bioenergy plants and provides energy products to its customers. Ørsted operates four offshore wind farms in the German North Sea. The 231 wind turbines generate more than 1.3 gigawatts of green energy – equivalent to the consumption of around 1.4 million German households. Ørsted is also pursuing its own hydrogen strategy, which includes its involvement in different renewable hydrogen projects in Northwestern Europe.
In 2021 Ørsted was among the winners of the German Sustainability Award. They also were awarded for the world’s most sustainable energy company in Corporate Knights’ 2021 index of the Global 100 most sustainable corporations in the world and is recognised on the CDP Climate Change A List as a global leader on climate action. Headquartered in Denmark, Ørsted employs around 6,200 people. Ørsted’s shares are listed on Nasdaq Copenhagen (Orsted). In 2020, the group’s revenue was DKK 52.6 billion (EUR 7.1 billion).www.orsted.de