Fuelling independence? Scotland’s oil hub embraces green energy

Scotland's first minister Nicola Sturgeon waves to workers at The European Offshore Wind Deployment Centre (EOWDC) sits off Aberdeen, Scotland, Britain, September 7, 2018. REUTERS/Russell Cheyne

ABERDEEN, Scotland (Reuters) – Scotland’s leader Nicola Sturgeon launched on Friday a major renewable energy project boasting the world’s most powerful wind turbines, which she hopes will also propel the independence ambitions of her nationalist party. The 11 191-metre-high turbines in the waters of Aberdeen Bay will eventually produce 312 GWh of power a year […]

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