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Sail Transport – the Return of Sailing Ships?

Rolls Royce invests in advanced hybrid sail and engine powered vessel Many people look back to the great age of sail, when vessels made of renewable wood and powered by the clean wind moved people and cargo across the world’s oceans. But those days were closed down by the increasing use of coal- and later […]

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Scotland to Develop Deep-Water Wind Power

£15m funding to build better foundations for offshore wind turbines   The Scottish Government is pushing forward to develop wind farms in deeper water off its coasts by creating a £15 million finance initiative, called the Scottish Innovative Foundation Technologies Fund, to help develop deep-water wind turbine foundations, which will prototype supports for wind turbines […]