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Charles Hendry visiting the Pelamis project in Scotland

Just some of the substantial commercial announcements made publicly since April 2011:

£161.7m investment, 424 jobs

  • Gamesa: Offshore Wind Technology Centre, up to 130 jobs
  • EnergyHunt: will maintain Gaoh Energy’s met mast for Moray Firth wind farm
  • Dron&Dickson: £6m investment from Clydesdale Bank
  • Burntisland Fabrications: construction work for Vattenfall’s Ormonde wind farm in NW England
  • I&H Brown: contract from RWE for Gwynt y Mor wind farm
  • Jones Bros: new base in Inverness, six jobs; contract from Eneco for 51MW wind farm
  • Statkraft: £60m investment into 52.5MW
  • Burcote Wind: £5.7m investment from Hotbed
  • RJ McLeod: contract for Statkraft’s 52.5MW
  • Baillie: onshore wind farm; £17m contract for Scrabster Harbour




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