03 Jan '12, 10am

Scotland yet again emerges as the golden child of renewables:

Scotland again underlined its position as the UK's leading renewable energy market as the government approved plans for two giant wind farms, while utility SSE revealed it now boasts more than 1GW of onshore wind capacity. The Scottish government announced last week that it has approved plans for the 177MW Dorenell wind farm on the Glenfiddich estate, near Dufftown in Moray, while also rubberstamping a proposed 21MW extension of the existing 104MW Muaitheabhal wind farm on the Eisgein estate in Lewis. FURTHER READING Government: UK renewables investment to top £2.5bn "An exceptional year for renewable energy" - Green quotes of 2011 Combined the new projects will deliver enough capacity to provide power for 93,000 homes. "These two projects will provide a significant boost to the economy and to our efforts to become a green energy powerhouse," said energy minister Fergus Ew...

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