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One of the four newly-constructed 2.5 megawatt wind turbines at Alexandra Dock in Liverpool.  The 45 metre, 11 tonne blades were lifted onto the 80 metre towers using two cranes and were assembled by a team from Germany after arriving in sections from the manufacturers in Rostock. The month-long operation was undertaken by the docks' owners, Peel Holdings, and was a £15m investment which will generate power for the docks and around 5500 nearby homes.
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