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Industrial Info Resources

April 18, 2010 23:00 ET

E.ON Switches on Robin Rigg Offshore Windfarm, an Industrial Info News Alert

GALWAY, IRELAND--(Marketwire - April 18, 2010) -  Written by Martin Lynch, European News Editor for Industrial Info (Galway, Ireland) -- E.ON UK (Coventry, England), part of German power company E.ON AG (OTC:EONGY) (Dusseldorf, Germany), has flicked the switch on at the 180-megawatt (MW) Robin Rigg offshore windfarm in the Solway Firth, off the west coast of Scotland. Testing on the last of 60 turbines has been completed, and the facility is now capable of generating enough electricity for 117,000 homes.

IIR's Renewable Energy Database provides extensive coverage on the Wind Energy, Geothermal, Hydroelectric, Landfill Gas-to-Energy and Utility-Scale Solar power plants throughout North America, and is now expanding coverage across the world.

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