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Transmission upgrade will mean 'significant changes to some landscapes'

Transmission upgrade will mean 'significant changes to some landscapes'

Transmission upgrade will mean 'significant changes to some landscapes'

The north of Scotland will play a key role in delivering the low-carbon power that is needed to meet UK targets, a public meeting in Dunbeath heard.


Plea for north pylon scheme to be halted over net-zero statistics

Plea for north pylon scheme to be halted over net-zero statistics

Plea for north pylon scheme to be halted over net-zero statistics

SSEN Transmission has been urged to "call a halt" to new pylons after claims about the reliability of statistics used for net-zero recommendations.


'People versus birds' is a factor in choice of coastal route for pylons

'People versus birds' is a factor in choice of coastal route for pylons

'People versus birds' is a factor in choice of coastal route for pylons

The choice of route for the proposed 400kv pylon line cutting through Caithness was based partly on the competing needs of communities and wildlife.


Pylons will 'destroy the Highland way of life', SSEN delegation is told

Pylons will 'destroy the Highland way of life', SSEN delegation is told

Pylons will 'destroy the Highland way of life', SSEN delegation is told

Controversial plans for new high-voltage pylons will "destroy the Highland way of life" by industrialising the landscape, a public meeting has heard.


Heating bills crisis sparks help for hundreds of Albyn tenants in Highlands

Heating bills crisis sparks help for hundreds of Albyn tenants in Highlands

Heating bills crisis sparks help for hundreds of Albyn tenants in Highlands

The biggest provider of affordable homes in the Highlands has secured heating bills support for 600 tenants to help them with winter costs.


Heating bills crisis sparks help for hundreds of Albyn tenants in Highlands

Heating bills crisis sparks help for hundreds of Albyn tenants in Highlands

Heating bills crisis sparks help for hundreds of Albyn tenants in Highlands

The biggest provider of affordable homes in the Highlands has secured heating bills support for 600 tenants to help them with winter costs.


Heating bills crisis sparks help for hundreds of Albyn tenants in Highlands

Heating bills crisis sparks help for hundreds of Albyn tenants in Highlands

Heating bills crisis sparks help for hundreds of Albyn tenants in Highlands

The biggest provider of affordable homes in the Highlands has secured heating bills support for 600 tenants to help them with winter costs.


Wind farm cash boost for Sutherland and Caithness projects – and funding is still available

Wind farm cash boost for Sutherland and Caithness projects – and funding is still available

Wind farm cash boost for Sutherland and Caithness projects – and funding is still available

Money from the West of Orkney Wind Farm has been awarded to several groups – including work to tackle invasive Pacific Salmon in the north.


Wind farm cash boost for Caithness and Sutherland projects – and funding is still available

Wind farm cash boost for Caithness and Sutherland projects – and funding is still available

Wind farm cash boost for Caithness and Sutherland projects – and funding is still available

Money from the West of Orkney Wind Farm has been awarded to several groups – including work to tackle invasive Pacific Salmon in the River Thurso.


Campaigners in 'plea for unity' over new pylons ahead of Dunbeath public meeting

Campaigners in 'plea for unity' over new pylons ahead of Dunbeath public meeting

Campaigners in 'plea for unity' over new pylons ahead of Dunbeath public meeting

Caithness campaigners opposed to new high-voltage pylons are urging the community to "raise its voice" and "safeguard the land that defines us".


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