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RSPB loses legal fight against £2bn offshore windfarm in Scotland

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The windfarm will have up to 64 turbines and will be capable of powering 325,000 homes. Photograph: Peter Byrne/PA

Neart na Gaoithe project on east coast likely to go ahead after long-running court battle despite claim it threatens seabirds

July 19, 2017 — A £2bn offshore windfarm in Scotland looks set to go ahead after the RSPB lost a long-running legal challenge against the plans, which the conservationists said threatened puffins, gannets and kittiwakes. Continue reading RSPB loses legal fight against £2bn offshore windfarm in Scotland