Merseyside takes lead in plan to build multi-billion windfarm in the Atlantic

Merseyside firms could take the lead on a multi-billion pound project to create huge windfarms out in the Atlantic - with floating turbines each taller than the Statue of Liberty. Industry body Mersey Maritime and Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU) are both key players in the EU-funded ARCWIND - a £3.5bn project to assess feasibility of the next generation of wind power. Countries such as Denmark and Germany were the early pioneers of wind power, but there is now a considerable well of expertise in the UK, and particularly... For the full story register now for free or login below...
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