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Daily Archives: November 13, 2009

Large turbine would allow fewer machines in plan

Large turbine would allow fewer machines in plan

13/11/2009, by in

A powerful new wind turbine which is set to hit the market could allow Viking Energy to cut 30 machines from its windfarm plan without reducing the amount of electricity it would generate.Shrinking the 150-turbine grid by 20 per cent could help pacify many opponents of the scheme and others who ... Read more...

Forty happy years of Stepping Stones

Forty happy years of Stepping Stones

13/11/2009, by in News

For nearly 40 years it has been a lifeline for adults with learning disabilities, relying entirely on fund-raising and donations to provide a much-needed service.But at the end of this month the Stepping Stones Club, formed in the early 1970s by the late Jimmy Wilson of the social work depart­m... Read more...

Office plan approved

Office plan approved

13/11/2009, by in News, Public Affairs

A major new office development for the North Ness will go ahead, despite early concerns about a lack of parking in the area.Councillors agreed the 3,000 square metre development would provide a much-needed lift for the business park when it is built on the site of the former WAG construction bas... Read more...