Careful of its binding commitments, the United Kingdom is pushing ahead with building the world’s largest offshore wind farm in the Irish Sea. The project is being commissioned by Dong Energy A/S. 396 more words
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Investment group Macquarie has been awarded the licence for a €377 million offshore wind farm link in the Irish Sea.
The West of Duddon Sands Wind Farm, located off Cumbria in the Irish Sea some 190km due east of Dundalk, generates power for around 270,000 homes each year. 94 more words
Energy firm E.ON confirmed it will invest in and build the £1.3bn Rampion Offshore Wind Farm, which will be situated 13km off the Sussex coast. 471 more words
The Scottish Government is being urged to back plans for a ground-breaking floating wind farm project hailed as the future of renewable energy.
Norwegian firm Statoil is spearheading the Hywind pilot programme and wants to instal five 600ft turbines 13 nautical miles off the coast of Peterhead. 392 more words
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Hopes that the US could finally build its first commercial offshore wind farm have grown after Deepwater Wind secured $290m financing for a scheme off Rhode Island. 186 more words