Monday, 11 February 2013

More wind turbines to be built in Britain than ever before ahead of subsidy cuts


More wind turbines are being built in Britain than ever before as the country becomes the third highest wind power generator in Europe.

More than 1,200 turbines are set to start generating power over the next 12 months in a trend thought to be motivated by a planned cut in subsidies, due to come into effect in April.

New figures also showed that the UK has overtaken Italy and France, generating 8.4 gigawatts of wind energy, according to the European Wind Energy Association (EWEA).

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