It’s an ill wind that blows nobody any good, but Welsh fortune could be at Cornwall’s expense

Posted By on 24th August 2020

By Peter Tremayne Wales appears to have stolen a march on Cornwall in the race to develop and exploit offshore wind energy, after the Crown Estate awarded seabed rights for…


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  1. Until Kernow takes charge and stops EDF from ruling us all then this can not happen.
    The only way we can make power here is when HMG makes the power grid take power from Penzance up to Pow Sows. At present this is not possible.

  2. Cornwall does not have the grid capacity to export energy from such a large wind farm at Hayle. This projevt will need a great deal of investment to ensure the energy created is used locally. I am not holding my breath.

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