Green light for Triton Knoll windfarm power plans

September 6, 2016 Spilsby Online 0

Plans to build an electrical system to process power from wind turbines off the Lincolnshire coast have been given the go-ahead. The Triton Knoll windfarm has been in development since 2004 and permission was given for the project’s offshore wind turbines in summer 2013. The government has now given the go-ahead for the electrical system needed to transfer the power into the grid. Local officials said it will have a negative impact on the environment. […]

Underground Cabling To Be Used At Triton Knoll

February 7, 2012 Spilsby Online 0

The threat of pylons across the local landscape has diminished after RWE npower renewables latest announcement. RWE npower renewables had identified Sloothby, Monksthorpe or Welton Le Marsh as potential locations for a 40-acre substation along with pylons that would have spoilt local views across the Wolds.  However, this was put on hold in January for the company to look at alternative solutions with the National Grid. The company has now come forward and stated that […]