Edward Davey welcomes the planning decision
Wednesday 09th May, 2012
Welcoming the decision by Hull City Council, Edward Davey, Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change said:
"Today's announcement is fantastic news. The Humber can make a serious contribution to the UK's renewable energy future. Its location and sheer proximity to some of the potential new wind projects in the North Sea puts the region in pole position to benefit from investment in
"The enthusiasm of the local community has been key to the success of
this project so far and it is great to see further progress being made.
"The scale of the offshore wind opportunity across the UK is immense.
Today's development adds to the momentum and will give confidence to our domestic manufacturing supply chain."