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March 01, 2010 23:00 ET

U.K. Rubbish Dumps to Get Wind Turbines, an Industrial Info News Alert

GALWAY, IRELAND--(Marketwire - March 1, 2010) - Written by Martin Lynch, European News Editor for Industrial Info (Galway, Ireland) -- Spanish construction, services and energy giant Fomento de Constucciones y Contratas SA (FCC) (Madrid, Spain) has revealed plans to build wind turbines on rubbish dumps across England, Wales and Scotland. The company has revealed plans to spend up to 114 million euros ($154 million) for the installation of 80 megawatts (MW) of wind turbines at some of its 100 U.K. landfill sites, operated through its subsidiary Waste Recycling Group (WRG) (Northampton, England). The selection of sites and technology will be carried out by FCC's energy arm, FCC Energy.

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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