Gigantic Scottish Wind Farm Gets Government Approval

Law360, New York (March 20, 2014, 3:04 PM EDT) -- The Scottish government signed off Wednesday on the construction and operation of two adjacent offshore wind projects in northeast Scotland capable of powering nearly 1.4 million households in the United Kingdom.

Moray Offshore Renewables Ltd., a joint venture of EDP Renewables and Repsol Nuevas Energias U.K. Ltd., and Beatrice Offshore Windfarm Ltd., a joint venture between SSE Renewables and Repsol, said in separate statements Wednesday that the approval from Marine Scotland, a government agency that watches over the country’s seas, is a crucial step in the...
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