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Swansea Bay tidal energy lagoon given government boost

A £1bn plan to build the world's first power-generating tidal lagoon in Swansea Bay has been given a boost as the UK government revealed further discussions with the developers.

It has been named in the National Infrastructure Plan published ahead of the chancellor's Autumn Statement.

BBC Wales environment correspondent Iolo ap Dafydd reports.

  • 02 Dec 2014
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