Eight applications have been lodged for licenses to install wind monitoring equipment off Ireland's coast. Among the major players known to be looking offshore are an Anglo-Irish consortium of the Electricity Supply Board, Saorgus Energy and PowerGen Renewables; England's Renewable Energy Systems; and Treasury Holdings, a property group and holder of a sizeable chunk of power purchase contracts under the Alternative Energy Requirement III. It has teamed up with beleaguered Belfast shipyard Harland and Wolff.
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