North-east Scotland has marked a UK offshore wind first following successful installation of the first pioneering suction bucket jacket foundation for Vattenfall’s 11-turbine European Offshore Wind Deployment Centre (EOWDC).

First of the gigantic, game-changing suction bucket jacket foundations was installed in just 15 hours. Find out more here:…/scotland-hosts-uk-win…/

Vattenfall as part of this major development are setting up a fund to provide grants and support for the community. This fund is out for consultation with a number of local bodies and the launch will be announced following feedback from organisations such as Voluntary serice Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire Voluntary Action, Aberdeenshire Council etc.

The fund will provide much needed funding for local groups and projects including those in Blackdog, Balmedie and Belhelvie parish generally.


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