Scotland gives green light to Europe’s largest tidal energy project

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Wave power to provide electricity to 40% homes in Highlands as work on building turbines in Pentland Firth gets approved

Duane Tilden‘s insight:

>”This is a major step forward for Scotland’s marine renewable energyindustry. When fully operational, the 86 megawatt array could generate enough electricity to power the equivalent of 42,000 homes – around 40% of homes in the Highlands. This … is just the first phase for a site that could eventually yield up to 398 megawatts.”<

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