Norway opens doors for a major onshore wind power boost  

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Reuters has an article on an expansion of wind power in Norway - Norway opens doors for a major onshore wind power boost.

Norway's oil and energy ministry said on Monday it has granted licences to build eight wind power farms with a combined 1,300-megawatt capacity in a major boost for wind power development in the Nordic country. ... Norway gets most of electricity from hydro power plants and has 775 MW of installed wind power, far less than neighbouring Sweden, even though it enjoys stronger winds blowing from the Atlantic.

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