TITLE

?20m bid to support wind turbines

PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
Utility Week;5/1/2009, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the decision of Carbon Trust is to launch a competition in its quest to find new foundation designs for offshore wind turbines in Great Britain. The goal of the said initiative is to deliver a 30% reduction in life-cycle costs. The trust will work in collaboration with Dong Energy, Airtricity Developments, RWE Npower, ScottishPower Renewables and StatoilHydro and offer up to £20-million to the winners.
ACCESSION #
40624156

 

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