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Protected seals avoid offshore windfarms during pile driving activities

Important implications for the offshore windfarm industry

23 May 2016Research

Effects of powerful man-made underwater sounds

Noise from pile driving during offshore wind turbine construction could be damaging the hearing of harbour seals around the UK, researchers have found.

20 May 2015Research

Developer sought for Kenly development

University of St Andrews seeks developer to bring Kenly Windfarm into operation.

3 September 2014Local community

Putting the wind in their seals

Seal foraging patterns show offshore wind farms can be fertile feeding ground

21 July 2014Research

University reveals jobs at stake over Kenly wind plans

Kenly development would boost local employment.

25 September 2012Local community

Going for green

St Andrews to train staff to be the most environmentally-friendly in the UK.

28 February 2012University news

University seeks permission to develop wind farm

Boarhills plan aims to offset rising energy costs.

2 June 2011Local community

Boost for University wind farm plan

A plan to develop a wind farm at Kenly near St Andrews has received an important boost from a survey of people living in the communities of Kingsbarns, Boarhills and Dunino.

12 August 2010Local community

Pushing the limits of wind power

Key issues on the future of wind power are addressed in a high-profile seminar.

6 May 2009University news

Windfarms – friends not foes

Windfarms may be more popular than we think.

12 December 2005Research