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Harbour hoot in Wick for carers and seafarers

Harbour hoot in Wick for carers and seafarers

Harbour hoot in Wick for carers and seafarers

The Clap for Our Carers in Wick last night was noisier than previous Thursdays thanks to Seacat catamarans in the harbour blasting their sirens.


Hydro scheme developers say plan for Loch Ness will kick-start local economy

Hydro scheme developers say plan for Loch Ness will kick-start local economy

Hydro scheme developers say plan for Loch Ness will kick-start local economy

Pressure is mounting to stage a planning inquiry into a cheme at Loch Ness which could help the Highland economy recover from the Covid-19 crisis.


Low-tech option helps senior citizens stay in touch

Low-tech option helps senior citizens stay in touch

Low-tech option helps senior citizens stay in touch

People without access to a computer or smartphone across the Highlands are being supported thanks to an electricity network provider's fund.


Inquiry date into major wind farm in Badenoch wilds is set

Inquiry date into major wind farm in Badenoch wilds is set

Inquiry date into major wind farm in Badenoch wilds is set

Highland Council raised an objection to SIMEC's proposed development at Glenshero in the Monadhliath hills last October


VIEWPOINT: Environmental monitoring at prospective renewable sites is vital for the future

VIEWPOINT: Environmental monitoring at prospective renewable sites is vital for the future

VIEWPOINT: Environmental monitoring at prospective renewable sites is vital for the future

Claire Mack, chief executive of Scottish Renewables, discusses the reasons why checking the impact of projects on local ecology is so important


VIEWPOINT: We need to prepare for post-pandemic energy transition

VIEWPOINT: We need to prepare for post-pandemic energy transition

VIEWPOINT: We need to prepare for post-pandemic energy transition

Rob Gibson says renewables should be at the forefront in the recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic and lockdown


UHI marine renewables conference takes place online

UHI marine renewables conference takes place online

UHI marine renewables conference takes place online

A University of the Highlands and Islands team behind a marine renewables conference was determined that the show must go on – online.


Young professionals shortlisted in renewables sector awards

Young professionals shortlisted in renewables sector awards

Young professionals shortlisted in renewables sector awards

Pioneering workers in the renewable energy industry will be recognised in a week-long celebration of their contribution to the sector.


Energy firm making contact over Achlachan community benefit

Energy firm making contact over Achlachan community benefit

Energy firm making contact over Achlachan community benefit

Energy firm Whirlwind Renewables is keen to ensure as many people as possible gain from its Achlachan Wind Farm community benefit package.


VIEWPOINT: It’s time we all got behind our oil workers

VIEWPOINT: It’s time we all got behind our oil workers

VIEWPOINT: It’s time we all got behind our oil workers

Andrew Bradshaw argues that North Sea oil and gas workers need support after the devastating impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on the sector


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