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January 14, 2010 23:00 ET

Scotland Approves Two Onshore Windfarms, an Industrial Info News Alert

GALWAY, IRELAND--(Marketwire - January 14, 2010) - Written by Martin Lynch, European News Editor for Industrial Info (Galway, Ireland) -- The Scottish government has given approval for two new onshore windfarm schemes that will generate more than 97 megawatts (MW) of electricity. The 52.5-MW Baillie windfarm near Thurso will supply almost 25,000 homes and feed electricity into the upgraded Beauly-Denny power line, which received the go-ahead for an upgrade last week. The government also approved an extension to the Rothes windfarm near Elgin, which will boost the facility's generating capacity from 50 MW to 95 MW.

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