The Merkur Offshore Wind Farm is installed approximately 45km to the north of Borkum Islands, Germany at a waterdepth in the range of 23-44m and is made of 66No turbines. The 400MW offshore wind farm is powering approximately 500,000 German homes. It is the first offhore wind farm development undertaken by GE and exhibits a substation installed at a water depth of 25 m, with total weight of 4,200 metric tonnes.