Swansea Tidal Lagoon Approved
Planning consent has been granted for the world’s first tidal lagoon in Swansea Bay. Scheme developer Tidal Lagoon Power said it must now negotiate how much subsidy will be paid for the energy. There are also concerns about the impact on the environment and migratory fish. That said, the backing by the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) is seen as a significant step in the right direction.
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