Scottish and Southern’s Renewable Energy Sub. To Develop 400 MW of Wave & Tidal-Powered Projects

Scotland: The Saudi Arabia of tidal and wave power!

SSE Renewables, the renewable energy unit of Scottish and Southern Energy, was awarded exclusive rights to develop up to 400 megawatts of wave and tidal-powered electricity in and around the Scottish coast as part of a massive tender administered by the Crown Estate.

The Crown Estate also awarded leases to Iberdrola of Spain, the U.K. unit of ScottishPower, and Germany’s E.ON. Read More »