All Islands Electricity Plan: local communities must buy in to wind farms

August 2011
MarketWatch: Energy;Aug2011, Vol. 11 Issue 8, p8
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The article reports on the efforts of the British government to boost electricity generation capacity through the All Islands Electricity Plan. British-Irish Council agreed to continue its All Islands Electricity Plan wherein building of wind farms in Ireland is part of the plan that could boost the Irish economy and import Great Britain's green power. Ireland is a promising prospect because of its excellent wind resources but substantial investments in infrastructure is required for the plan.


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