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First Minister announces £3bn fund to help hit net-zero targets

First Minister announces £3bn fund to help hit net-zero targets

First Minister announces £3bn fund to help hit net-zero targets

A new investment fund will help organisations working to reduce greenhouse gas emissions pitch for cash to bring large-scale projects to fruition.


Wind farm branches out to help tackle climate change in islands

Wind farm branches out to help tackle climate change in islands

Wind farm branches out to help tackle climate change in islands

A community wind farm company in Lewis claims it is putting Westminster to shame – by planting 100,000 trees at a fraction of the cost.


VIEWPOINT: Battle for power over our energy needs must be solved

VIEWPOINT: Battle for power over our energy needs must be solved

VIEWPOINT: Battle for power over our energy needs must be solved

Rob Gibson argues that producers need a fair deal while the grid needs more resilience to operate with more renewables coming into play


Caithness port has fifth consecutive record-breaking trading year

Caithness port has fifth consecutive record-breaking trading year

Caithness port has fifth consecutive record-breaking trading year

Scrabster harbour is on the crest of a wave after a fifth record-breaking trading year in a row.


MeyGen delivers best operating results to date

MeyGen delivers best operating results to date

MeyGen delivers best operating results to date

Simec Atlantis Energy's results show that the pioneering MeyGen project exported more than 21 GWh of electricity to the national grid.


Low-carbon heating solutions given £30m boost

Low-carbon heating solutions given £30m boost

Low-carbon heating solutions given £30m boost

A major fund will help start the switch of all Scottish homes to renewable or low-carbon heating by 2045.


VIEWPOINT: Oil and gas will play vital role in future energy mix

VIEWPOINT: Oil and gas will play vital role in future energy mix

VIEWPOINT: Oil and gas will play vital role in future energy mix

Energy 'transition' is not an accurate description of plans to reduce carbon in power production, according to Andrew Bradshaw


Island grid connections 'in doubt' after major wind farms overlooked

Island grid connections 'in doubt' after major wind farms overlooked

Island grid connections 'in doubt' after major wind farms overlooked

The latest round of Contract for Difference energy awards signalled a blow for island interconnectors despite some onshore wind farms gaining consent.


Second chance for ocean energy technology developers to get test support

Second chance for ocean energy technology developers to get test support

Second chance for ocean energy technology developers to get test support

A fresh call to marine energy developers has gone out as a number of companies were granted support from an EU-funded project.


Public meeting in Wick over subsea link to Shetland

Public meeting in Wick over subsea link to Shetland

Public meeting in Wick over subsea link to Shetland

A public meeting is to be staged in Wick as part of the consultation into the proposed transmission subsea link to Shetland.


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