Northern Ireland powers up offshore wind and tidal plans

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Crown Estate launches leasing round to deploy 800GW of green energy by 2020

Plans to deploy up to 800MW of offshore wind turbines and tidal stream devices in Northern Irish waters by 2020 have taken a step forward after the Crown Estate invited companies to bid for projects...

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