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ScottishPower submits plans for new offshore wind farm

19 Nov 2015

ScottishPower Renewables has submitted plans for a new major windfarm off the Suffolk coast, potentially supporting thousands of jobs.

East Anglia One will require 172 turbines for a capacity of 1,200MW, creating up to 4,800 jobs in the construction phase.

Subject to approval, it could become operational in 2023, with construction starting onshore in 2021 and offshore in 2022.