A boat passes the Burbo Bank windfarm on the River Mersey at Crosby, Sefton in Merseyside. (Photo by … [+] Peter Byrne/PA Images via Getty Images)
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Ørsted is a Danish sustainable energy company that runs Hornsea One, the largest offshore wind farm globally, producing enough electricity to power more than one million homes in the UK. Wind farms in the UK have provided a large share of electricity since the rise of Covid-19 and through August 2020 with storm Ellen. The storm’s gale-force winds saw turbines produce 13.5GW of power in the early hours of August 22, 2020, which is enough to power more than half of all homes in the country.
For the past two years, Ørsted has been working