Oil and gas hub bags £6.5m for wind energy

A Scottish hub for offshore oil and gas drilling is getting £6.5 million from the Scottish Government for adapting to support wind energy. The Nigg Energy Park – where parts for the new Cygnus gas platform are being built – is getting cash to make its new £40.5 million quayside suitable for building and loading […]

Nigg targeted for renewable energy use

A demolition firm wants to take over the mothballed Nigg oil yard in Scotland to build renewable energy devices. Birmingham-based DSM Demolition wants to use part of the site in Easter Ross to decommission ships and redundant oil platforms, but primarily it wants to create a green energy manufacturing hub. The firm has bought 800 […]