The developers of a massive Moray Firth wind farm development are to form a local organisation to maximise new job opportunities in the region.
Moray Offshore Windfarm (East) Ltd
‘Enormous implications’ for Scotland if BiFab shut out of contracts, former UK energy minister warns
A former UK energy minister has warned of the “enormous implications” to Scottish manufacturing if BiFab are left out in the cold, as the Moray East contract saga continues to run and run.
Councillors have approved plans to build two substations in the north-east as part of an offshore wind farm.
The world's most powerful offshore wind turbines were commissioned yesterday and are now fully confirmed for use on the 100 turbine Moray (East) Wind Farm development, due to begin construction in 2022.
An investigation into rule changes made to the Contracts for Difference (CfD) second auction round has found that it will increase costs to UK consumers by £100 million a year.
The company behind the next phase of a major north-east windfarm have said their proposals have been given an “overwhelmingly positive response.”
The last hold-out from a group of north-east landowners objecting to a wind farm developer’s attempts to buy a chunk of their land have agreed terms with Moray Offshore Wind Farm (East) Ltd.