ELN wins best journalism award

ELN has picked up the inaugural Best Journalism award at the 2012 Scottish Green Energy Awards. The award ceremony took place in front of a packed house of a thousand people from some of the UK’s biggest names in green energy, including guest of honour, Business Secretary Vince Cable, at the illustrious National Museum of […]

Saltire prize boosts marine energy

ELN Editor Sumit Bose takes to the Orkney islands to find out why the Scottish Government hopes the public-funded £10million Saltire Prize will boost the country’s marine energy, along the way speaking with Scotland’s Deputy First Minister Nicola Sturgeon. He hears from some of the companies involved in Scotland’s growing wave and tidal sector, including ScottishPower […]

£10m energy challenge will see “renaissance” of skills

A £10 million prize launched yesterday to harness marine power in Scotland could make the country a world leader in renewable energy. The Saltire Prize competition, funded by the Scottish tax payer, will pit four private companies against each other to see who can generate the most power from the sea. The devices installed in […]