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Hitra

 

an island in the Norwegian Sea, off the west coast of Norway, near the mouth of the Trondheimsfjorden. Hitra has an area of 564 sq km. Its hills and low mountains, which have elevations of up to 369 m, are composed primarily of diorites and are bordered by coastal plains. Pine and birch forests, heaths, peat bogs, and swamps are found on the island. There is fishing.

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The 1 GW Fosen Vind project, which is located in central Norway on the peninsula of Fosen, the island of Hitra and in Snillfjord, comprises six onshore wind farms and will have the combined capacity to power up to 170,000 Norwegian households when complete.
Things had started so well for the men's squad, with a 3-0 win over the Falkland Islands thanks to a hat-trick from Holyhead Hotspur's Kenleigh Owen, who added two more in a 5-1 thrashing of Hitra, Danny Brookwell (2) and Craig Roberts one.
Later, they were informed that the air warden at Hitra further out by the coast had spotted the foreign aircraft on its inbound flight, but a mix up of the telephone lines ensured that the TAW got the warning much too late for having any hope for getting close enough for a positive identification.
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Telenor's first bid for radio-based technology has been submitted to the county of Sor-Trondelag and applies to the municipalities of Froya, Hitra, Klaebu and Snillfjord.
Only native ulanders, or those who have lived there for at least five years and speak adequate Swedish, are allowed to own property and the Shetlands Competing islands are uland, Alderney, Bermuda, Cayman Islands, Falkland Islands, Faroes, Froya, Gibraltar, Gotland, Greenland, Guernsey, Hitra, Isle of Man, Isle of Wight, Jersey, Orkney, Prince Edward Island, Rhodes, Saaremaa, Sark, Shetland, St Helena, Western Isles, Ynys MOn.
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The 23 other members are Aland, Alderney, Bermuda, Cayman Islands, Falklands, Faroes, Froya, Gibraltar, Gotland, Greenland, Guernsey, Hitra, Isle of Man, Isle of Wight, Jersey, Orkney, Prince Edward Island, Rhodes, Saaremaa, Sark, Shetlands, St Helena, Western Isles.
The Norwegian minister for trade and industry Boerge Brende has reportedly opened Norway's largest windmill park, the Hitra Windmill Park, on an island south of Trondheim.
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