On March 12 it became known that the Fildstone companies (Great Britain) and Energy Conversion Licensing BV (Netherlands) plan to invest 438 million euros in construction Is southern - the Ukrainian wind farm (VES) in the Nikolaev area.
As reported the environmental protection Ministry, the beginning of construction is planned for October - December, 2009, and the general power of VES, according to the project, will make 300 MWt that will allow to reduce negative influence on environment. Thus the annual economy of use of natural gas will make 27 mln m ³.
The presentation of the construction project of VES took place on March 11 within meeting of town-planning council of management of regional development, town-planning and architecture of the Nikolaev regional state administration.
According to Ministry for Protection of the Environment and Natural Resources, perspective regions for construction of VES are the Crimea, Black Sea Coast, Priazovye and Prikarpatye, reported "The Ukrainian news".