A plan to install two floating wind turbines off the north Caithness coast has been approved by Highland councillors. A Swedish firm has sought permission from Highland Council, Orkney Islands Council and the Scottish government for the demonstration project. Melvich Community Council has opposed the proposal because of concerns it would ruin views across to Orkney. The proposed site is about three miles (6km) out to sea from Dounreay.
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