20 Mar '17, 11am

Scottish government grants planning approval to latest floating wind farm

Scottish government grants planning approval to latest floating wind farm

The Scottish government's plans to establish the country as a world-leading hub for floating wind turbine technology took another step forward last week when planning approval was granted for the third demonstration project in Scottish waters. On Friday, Minister for Business, Innovation and Energy Paul Wheelhouse approved planning consent for two turbine Dounreay Trì Floating Wind Demonstration Project, which will be located approximately six km off the Caithness coastline. Related articles Scottish government grants planning approval to latest floating wind farm Scotland grants planning approval for 50MW floating offshore wind farm Floating offshore wind project wins backing from Highland Council Scotland gives green light to world's largest floating wind farm The move follows recent planning approval for the Kincardine Floating Offshore Wind farm and last year's consent...

Full article: http://www.businessgreen.com/bg/news/3006785/scottish-gov...

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