Scotland gives nod to expansion of wind farm

October 2013
Energy Today (Hungary);10/28/2013, p2
The article reports that on October 25, 2013, the Scottish government approved the proposed extension of a wind farm, to be developed by electricity producer Mid Hill Wind Limited, that will increase its total number of turbines to 34 and have a 102-megawatt maximum generating capacity.


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