UK buoys up booming offshore wind market

Jessica Shankleman
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European industry group reveals 136 wind turbines connected to grid in first six months of the year, 114 of which were in UK waters

The rate at which European offshore wind energy capacity is increasing rose 50 per cent in the first half of the year compared with the same period in 2011, thanks in large part to UK offshore wind farm...

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