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Challenge to €70m Kildare wind farm to be fast tracked

The Irish Times 22 Feb 2021
There was a failure to consider the impact of the proposed development with a nearby solar power project, it is further claimed ... The proposed windfarm had been through a lengthy planning process and, if given the go ahead, would create some 160 jobs during a projected 18-month construction period, the developer claims.
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Three top share tips to profit from the boom in rare earths

Yahoo Daily News 18 Feb 2021
Massive new windfarm projects in South Korea and elsewhere are set to be a huge drain on resources.Story continues ... It is also financing new exploration and production projects outside China ... NdPr - neodymium and praseodymium, used in windfarm turbine magnets - has gone from $40,685 a tonne a year ago to £63,064 in January, to $72,543 today.
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Internal Enemalta investigation on Montenegro wind farm scandal handed to police

Independent Online 16 Feb 2021
An investigation by Times of Malta and Reuters found that 17 Black, the Dubai company owned by Yorgen Fenech, made a profit of €4.6 million from Enemalta's purchase of a windfarm in Montenegro. The Maltese government announced in November 2015 that it was acquiring the project through Enemalta ... .
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Robot jellyfish could help service offshore windfarms

The Conversation 16 Feb 2021
Yet these marine ecosystems are under threat from deep-sea mining projects, oil rigs and offshore windfarms ... of a dynamic and efficient underwater robot, which the offshore windfarm industry may one day use to maintain the parts of their infrastructure that lie beneath the waves.
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Two of three BiFab yards bought out of administration

BBC News 12 Feb 2021
Two of the three BiFab fabrication yards have been bought out of administration ... It is hoped the yards can win contracts for offshore wind projects and shipbuilding under new ownership ... "With this acquisition, we now have a footprint in Scotland, which is the hotbed for major windfarm projects as well as for shipbuilding programmes ... .
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Queen's property manager banks huge windfarm bonanza

The Observer 05 Feb 2021
Quick guide Offshore windfarms in the UK ... Windfarm auction map ... The winners of the Irish Sea sites will be required to pay the crown estate about £200m a year in “rent” for each licence area, while building the offshore windfarm, or a total of £2bn for each windfarm site over the 10 years it usually takes to develop these projects.
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Vineyard Wind to resubmit development plans

The Barnstable Patriot 01 Feb 2021
After the latest in a string of permitting delays imposed on the project by the Trump administration, Vineyard Wind on Dec ... "We look forward to completing the permitting phase of the project and to finalizing the engineering, contracting and financing of the first utility scale offshore windfarm in the US.".
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Vineyard Wind completes technical review, resumes federal permitting

The Barnstable Patriot 25 Jan 2021
... a consequence of selecting the GE Haliade-X Turbine for the project.” said Lars T ... We look forward to completing the permitting phase of the project and to finalizing the engineering, contracting and financing of the first utility scale offshore windfarm in the US.”.
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Has Eddie O’Connor underestimated the value of his €1bn baby?

The Irish Times 22 Jan 2021
It emerged on Monday that the multi-billionaire’s (we’re talking dollars and euros, not krone) fishing-to-engineering holding company Aker ASA, had pulled out of the equivalent of a €300 million deal to buy a Bergen-based windfarm developer with projects in Ukraine and China.
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Sámi reindeer herders file lawsuit against Norway windfarm

The Observer 18 Jan 2021
Indigenous reindeer herders are bringing a legal action against a proposed wind power project that would be one of the largest in Norway. The Sámi herders from Nordland county are accusing the Øyfjellet windfarm constructors of breaking licensing agreements which stipulated that construction would not interfere with reindeer migration paths.
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S�mi reindeer herders file lawsuit against Norway windfarm

The Guardian 18 Jan 2021
... against a proposed wind power project that would be one of the largest in Norway.
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Global sustainability consultancy acquires Yorkshire renewables specialist

The Business Desk 12 Jan 2021
Projects the firm is involved include windfarms, solar plants, battery storage facilities, hydrogen schemes and gas to grid systems. Locally, the Arcus team is supporting high profile projects such as Dogger Bank, the world’s largest offshore windfarm, and further afield, Cleve Hill, the UK’s largest solar farm in Kent.
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Dogger Bank's giant turbines herald a wind of change in UK industry

The Observer 03 Jan 2021
Built on the legacy of some of Britain’s earliest renewable energy projects – its roots are in Scotland’s hydro-electricity board – SSE will construct the windfarm in three phases through the 2020s ... The Dogger Bank windfarm, to date, has supported more than 300 jobs in the coastal ...

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