A 17.5 per cent stake in the Beatrice offshore wind farm, developed by Perth-based energy giant SSE, is being bought by The Renewables Infrastructure Group, which highlighted the part such projects could play in the UK’s decarbonisation drive. The equity interest in Beatrice, around 13 kilometres off Scotland’s north-east coast, is being acquired from Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP).
Herald 16th Jan 2021 read more »
First turbine completed at huge Moray East wind farm in the Moray Firth; Global Energy’s port at Nigg in Ross-shire is helping to pre-assemble the turbines.
Northern Times 15th Jan 2021 read more »
Danish wind turbine manufacturer Vestas Wind Systems has announced it will lay off 220 employees in Denmark and Britain. The move comes as part of the integration of Vestas and MHI Vestas Offshore Wind. Vestas acquired the latter company in December. The integration of the two companies will see combination, expansion, and simplification of existing functions.
Power Technology 15th Jan 2021 read more »