Giant £310m wind turbine factory in Hull gets green light

Will Nichols
clock

Council says Approval for Siemens and Association of British Ports project will establish Hull as "the UK's Energy Estuary"

Work on a £310m wind turbine factory in Hull is set to start this year,after the city council's planning committee yesterday approved the plans. The Green Port Hull development backed by Siemens and...

To continue reading this article...

Join BusinessGreen

  • Enjoy exclusive news, insights and analysis from Europe’s leading source of information on the green economy and business.
  • Make smart, responsible business decisions with an eye on the latest regulatory and tech developments
  • Stay in the know with our overnight briefing, expertly curated help you run a competitive and sustainable business
  • Tap into our extensive archive of exclusive articles, news, analysis and guides
  • Choose from 3 paid membership levels or start a 7-day no strings trial

Join now

 

Already a BusinessGreen
member?

Login

More on Wind

Credit: iStock

Catering firm Compass Group to ban fruit and veg flown to UK by plane

Catering giant's chefs in UK and Ireland are being encouraged to expand focus on local and seasonal fresh produce

Michael Holder
clock 26 January 2022 • 3 min read
 The old days: Markham Colliery, near Bolsover, in 1993. It's No Game / flickr, CC BY-SA

Can low carbon jobs really level up post-industrial towns? We went to Bolsover to find out

Richard Bull and Ana Rita Domingues, Nottingham Trent University
clock 26 January 2022 • 5 min read
Finished wind turbines from the Kincardine floating wind farm being towed into place | Credit: Statkraft, Cobra Group

Floating turbines: Government's latest awards take funding boost to over £60m

Government hails potential of floating turbine technologies to further curb the cost of offshore wind energy

clock 25 January 2022 • 3 min read