Legend has it that the Vikings believed the island to be a sleeping dragon, because of its shape. In stormy weather, a blow-hole on the outer tip of the island is known to make loud booming and hissing noises, which can only have further convinced the Vikings of their terrifying discovery! A Gower saying notes: “The old Worm’s blowing, time for a boat to be going”. (Taken from GLP.
A dragon-shaped island made from up to 10,000 floating homes would put Swansea “on the global stage”, according to the innovator behind the project.
THE VALUE ADDED WELSH DRAGON. big project engineer Malcolm Copson and it envisages a 10,000 new homes rising and falling on the tides off the City of Swansea. They’re calling it the Dragon Energy Island and the building technique and the dimensions of the lagoon will be roughly the same as the original plan with the addition of higher walls on the seaward side of the structure to act as a.
First images of Swansea's dragon-shaped floating island project Dramatic new illustrations show how a floating island with up to 10,000 homes in Swansea Bay will look like when completed. The new scheme - Dragon Energy Island - is seen as a replacement for the failed Swansea Bay Tidal Lagoon which could not get UK government backing.
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The Dragon Energy Island would be based on the footprint of the former tidal lagoon proposal and would generate a combination of marine, solar and hydrogen energy. The report is due to be considered by the Swansea Bay City Region's Joint Committee before next steps are explored.
Swansea Bay could become Dragon Energy Island. Swansea councillors have swung behind plans for an alternative major renewable energy development in Swansea Bay after an independent report they.
The lagoon would form part of a new Dragon Energy island off the Swansea coast which could create thousands of jobs. The new proposals include a floating modular homes development, underwater data centre, solar farm and the production of pure hydrogen and pure oxygen on site for storage or sale.
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Councils and other public sector organisations could buy electricity directly from the energy island.
Here's my insider guide to Swansea Bay, Mumbles and Gower. Swansea, the second largest city in Wales, with its legendary nightlife centred on Wind Street and the recently developed SA1 area, is a must for any visitor. Swansea is known for being the birthplace of poet Dylan Thomas, and home of the Swans, who were until very recently in the Premier League. For me, no visit would be complete.
Welcome to Dragon LNG. The Dragon terminal is a Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) receiving, storing and regasifying facility based in Waterston, Milford Haven, Pembrokeshire, which has two shareholders, Shell and Ancala LNG Ltd. One of just three such terminals in the UK, Dragon forms a critical part of the nation’s energy infrastructure, providing a link between the UK and its overseas gas.
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About Dragon Hotel For over 50 years, the four-star Dragon Hotel has been a staple of Swansea city centre. Guests can expect a comfortable stay in a choice of 106 en-suite bedrooms, intended for leisure outings and business travel alike, with a choice of dining, leisure, and fitness options within the premises. Finish the day with a hearty dinner at the ground-level Dragon Brasserie or relax.
The lagoon would form part of a new Dragon Energy island off the Swansea coast which could create thousands of jobs. The new proposals include a floating modular homes development, underwater data centre, solar farm and the production of pure hydrogen and pure oxygen on site for storage or sale. Labour Cllr Rob Stewart, Swansea Council Leader and chairman of the City Region’s task force.
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