Thursday October 22, 2020

New tidal power project gets go ahead at Strangford Lough

Strangford Lough in County Down is one of three sites to have been awarded permission to develop new tidal power projects by Britain’s Crown Estate.

14th November, 2012
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Tidal power technology developed by Minesto.

Strangford Lough in County Down is one of three sites to have been awarded permission to develop new tidal power projects by Britain’s Crown Estate.

Minesto AB received permission to install a prototype machine in the lough, the Crown Estate said today in a statement. Strangford is already home to the Seagen’s 1.2 megawatt Marine Current Turbine, said to be the largest working tidal power device in the world.

The Crown Estate,...

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