DGAP-News: PNE WIND AG receives approval for the UK wind farm project Penbreck

 DGAP-News: PNE WIND AG receives approval for the UK wind farm project Penbreck  DGAP-News: PNE WIND AG / Key word(s): Miscellaneous PNE WIND AG receives approval for the UK wind farm project Penbreck  01.07.2014 / 15:18  ---------------------------------------------------------------------  Cuxhaven, 1st July 2014 - The wind farm project developer, PNE WIND AG has taken a further step in expanding its international activities; PNE WIND UK has received approval from South Lanarkshire Council's planning committee for the Penbreck wind farm near Muirkirk. South Lanarkshire Council approved six turbines, with a further three turbines sited in East Ayrshire which will be considered in a separate application. The Penbreck Wind Farm's turbines will have a maximum tip height of 125m each, with an installed capacity of 3 MW and the potential output of the site is 27 MW.  "We are pleased that the efforts of our colleagues in Edinburgh over the past few years is now paying off with the receipt of this permit, which marks another major operational success in the development of our UK wind farm portfolio," said Markus Lesser Chief Operational Officer (COO) at PNE WIND AG.  Martin Billhardt, CEO of PNE WIND AG adds, "The PNE WIND Group operates in 14 countries and after investing in the expansion of our international project pipeline, we are now able to report successes in Scotland."  Company profile  With its headquarters in Cuxhaven, the PNE WIND - Group plans and realises wind farm projects on land (onshore) and on the high seas (offshore). In doing so, its core competence lies in the development, planning, financing, operation, sales and service of wind farms. To date, the PNE Wind Group has already developed wind farms with a total nominal output amounting to nearly 2,000 MW.  In addition to its business activities in the established German home market, PNE WIND AG is expanding into dynamic growth markets and is already represented through joint ventures and subsidiary companies in 14 countries in Europe, Africa and North America. In these countries wind farm projects with a nominal output of approximately 4,800 MW are currently being developed and are planned to be completed in the medium term.  In addition, PNE WIND AG is developing offshore wind farm projects, of which four major projects in German waters have already been permitted.   Contact: Contact:  PNE WIND AG Rainer Heinsohn Head of Corporate Communication Tel:  +49(0) 47 21 - 7 18 - 453 Fax: +49(0) 47 21 - 7 18 - 373 E-mail: Rainer.Heinsohn@pnewind.com   PNE WIND AG Investor Relations Scott McCollister Tel:  +49(0) 47 21 - 7 18 - 454 Fax: +49(0) 47 21 - 7 18 - 373 E-mail: Scott.McCollister@pnewind.com   Investor Relations cometis AG Ulrich Wiehle / Janis Fischer Tel:  +49(0) 611 - 205855-64 Fax: +49(0) 611 - 205855-66  E-mail: fischer@cometis.de   End of Corporate News  ---------------------------------------------------------------------  01.07.2014 Dissemination of a Corporate News, transmitted by DGAP - a company of EQS Group AG. The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.  DGAP's Distribution Services include Regulatory Announcements, Financial/Corporate News and Press Releases. Media archive at www.dgap-medientreff.de and www.dgap.de  ---------------------------------------------------------------------   Language:    English                                                Company:     PNE WIND AG                                                         Peter-Henlein-Straße 2-4                                            27472 Cuxhaven                                                      Germany                                                Phone:       04721 / 718 - 06                                       Fax:         04721 / 718 - 200                                      E-mail:      info@pnewind.com                                       Internet:    http://www.pnewind.com                                 ISIN:        DE000A0JBPG2, DE000A0B9VG7, , DE000A1EMCW3, ,                       DE000A0Z1MR2, , DE000A1R0741                           WKN:         A0JBPG, A0B9VG, , A1EMCW, , A0Z1MR, , A1R074           Listed:      Regulierter Markt in Frankfurt (Prime Standard);                    Freiverkehr in Berlin, Düsseldorf, Hamburg, München,                Stuttgart                                                  End of News    DGAP News-Service   ---------------------------------------------------------------------   276148 01.07.2014                                                        
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