Hunterston coal station sunk!
Published: 27 Jun 2012 09:304 comments
THE much criticised plans for a so-called carbon capture power station at Hunterston have been dropped by Ayrshire Power .
The very surprising move by the company, set up by Peel Holdings, was welcomed by local SNP MSP Kenneth Gibson who has been saying for more than a year that the project was "dead in the water."
Ayrshire Power admitted that they faced economic difficulties and time constraints in trying to get permission for the £2-3b plant.
Full story in the Largs & Millport News of June 27.