Powering all UK homes via offshore wind by 2030 ‘will need £50bn’

Powering all UK homes via offshore wind by 2030 ‘will need £50bn’ | Wind power | The Guardian
— Read on www.google.com.au/amp/s/amp.theguardian.com/environment/2020/oct/06/powering-all-uk-homes-via-offshore-wind-by-2030-would-cost-50bn

Clark said the companies building offshore wind farms currently in the UK were sourcing the high-value end of their supply chain from their own countries, including Spain and Norway, and from low-cost countries such as Dubai, where working conditions and standards were lower. “We have missed out on tens of thousands of jobs, which have gone overseas,” he said. “Brexit gives us the opportunity to change that.”


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