24 Aug '12, 10am

'World's first' community-owned tidal turbine set for Shetland

The world's first community-owned tidal turbine is due to be deployed off the Shetland Islands early next year, Scottish First Minister Alex Salmond announced yesterday. Leith-based company Nova Innovations will supply the grid-connected 30kW device, which is set to be used by a community in North Yell to power a local ice plant and industrial estate. FURTHER READING Scotland's first marine energy park to set sail US takes the plunge with first tidal energy array The project has been three years in development and was assisted by Community Energy Scotland and Shetland Islands Council. Salmond said the project showed "the very tangible benefits that marine renewable power can bring to Scotland's businesses and people in the years to come. "Scotland is leading the way in the development of marine renewables, and [the] announcement that the world's first community-owned turbi...

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