DONG Energy: Siemens' Decision Could Encourage Others to Invest in UK
DONG Energy also commented on today's big news from Siemens and ABP.
Benj Sykes, UK Country Manager at DONG Energy Wind Power said:
"This is great news for the UK and a huge boost for the offshore wind industry in this country. Today's announcement is testament to the capabilities on offer in the UK and demonstrates the huge opportunity to develop a thriving supply chain for the offshore wind sector. We are pleased with Siemens' decision and hope it will act as a catalyst for a growing supply chain in the UK, encouraging others to invest in manufacturing here."
DONG Energy has been investing in the UK since 2004 and have committed investments of over £5 billion to the UK - of which c£4 billion is in offshore wind, helping develop the secure, low carbon energy supplies the UK needs.
Press release, March 25, 2014; Image: DONG Energy