RWE trims down Atlantic Array offshore wind farm to improve the view

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Utility caps number of turbines to 279, but maintains it will still apply for maximum 1.5GW consent

RWE npower has slashed the number of turbines it plans to install at the Atlantic Array offshore wind farm in the Bristol Channel by more than a third, in a bid to appease local concerns that the project...

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