Scotland approves 12MW floating wind farm

A 12MW demonstration floating wind farm in Scotland has been granted planning consent. The two turbine Dounreay Trì project, which will be located six kilometres off the Caithness coastline, is expected to power nearly 8,000 homes upon its completion in 2018. It’s expected to support the creation of around 100 jobs during assembly, installation and through ongoing […]

Highland Council approves floating wind farm

An innovative floating wind farm in Scotland has been approved. The Highland Council have given the go-ahead to Dounreay Trì Limited’s proposed demonstration project. Marine Scotland will now be able to complete its own assessment and make a recommendation on the project to Scottish Ministers. The twin-turbine project will be capable of generating 10MW of […]