Plans for giant 2.2GW wind farm scrapped

Centrica and DONG Energy have ditched plans to build a giant wind farm in the Irish Sea. The British Gas owner said the decision to stop development comes as a result of an assessment, which “confirmed challenging ground conditions”, making the project “economically unviable” with current technology. Up to 440 turbines would have been installed […]

Centrica and Dong unveil offshore plans in the Irish Sea

UK utility firm Centrica and Danish company Dong Energy have announced plans to develop a 2.2GW offshore wind farm in the Irish Sea. The Rhiannon wind project is expected to have between 147 and 440 turbines and if the maximum number of turbines and capacity are built, the machines will be 5MW. Reports suggests currently […]