It was meant to be one of the largest off shore windfarm projects in the world, but tonight plans for the Atlantic Array off the North Devon coast are in tatters, with the developers saying it was "not the right time" for the project.
The 4 billion pound scheme had attracted criticism, with environmentalists worried about its impact on marine life in the Bristol Channel. Here's our North Devon correspondent, Seth Conway.
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