SOURCE: Industrial Info Resources

September 28, 2009 05:01 ET

Work Starts on Scotland's 120-Megawatt Arecleoch Windfarm, an Industrial Info News Alert

GALWAY, IRELAND--(Marketwire - September 28, 2009) - Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Construction has started at the 120-megawatt (MW) Arecleoch windfarm near Barrhill, South Ayrshire, Scotland. The facility is one of Scotland's largest planned windfarms. Owned by ScottishPower Renewables (Glasgow, Scotland), part of Spanish energy giant Iberdrola SA (MCE: IBE) (Bilbao), the Arecleoch windfarm will have 60 turbines of 2 MW each installed on the 24-square-kilometre site. The first stage of the project will involve laying 65 kilometres of roads and tracks to facilitate the delivery of the turbines.

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