MHI Vestas predicts fair wind for new generation of giant offshore turbines

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MHI Vestas predicts fair wind for new generation of giant offshore turbines

Joint venture is confident its UK industrial plan is reaping dividends and driving down offshore wind costs - and is optimistic the EU referendum won't blow it off course

"We don't have a line about Brexit," says Jens Tommerup. As the chief executive of offshore wind turbine giant MHI Vestas, a joint venture between a Danish wind turbine manufacturer and Japanese industrial...

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