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January 05, 2010 23:00 ET

SSE Buys Stake in Walney Windfarm in Irish Sea, an Industrial Info News Alert

GALWAY, IRELAND--(Marketwire - January 5, 2010) - Written by Martin Lynch, European News Editor for Industrial Info (Galway, Ireland) -- Scottish and Southern Energy plc (OTC:SSEZY) (SSE) (Perth, Scotland) has announced plans to take a 25.1% stake in the 367-megawatt Walney offshore windfarm, which is being built by Dong Energy (Copenhagen, Denmark) in the Irish Sea. The Walney windfarm is almost ready to start construction and will be situated 14 kilometres west of the Isle of Walney in the Irish Sea. Dong Energy, which will oversee the construction, will retain the remaining 74.9% stake.

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