Danish energy trading firm inks PPA with world’s first floating wind farm

Danske Commodities is owned by energy giants Equinor and Masdar

Scotland smashes tree planting targets

Scotland’s Rural Economy Secretary said tree planting makes a critical contribution to tackling the global climate emergency

New £140,000 energy advisor programme to tackle fuel poverty

The support provided will include energy efficiency advice, referrals to the Warm Home Discount Scheme, supplier switching advice as well as benefits checks

Green light for giant battery at UK’s largest onshore wind farm

The planned battery storage centre will be the size of half a football pitch, with a total capacity of 50MW

EDF: ‘Hunterston B reactor will only be restarted if safe’

The French energy giant has reassured the public that safety at the facility is its top priority

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Scotland could be in the grips of a climate apocalypse ‘by as early as 2030’

That’s the chilling prediction from Francesca Osowska, CEO of Scottish Natural Heritage, who urged the government, businesses and individuals to take action

Scottish 26.65MW wind farm fully exporting power to the grid

The Bad á Cheò Wind Farm is capable of generating enough electricity to power up to 22,000 average homes a year

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Scotland’s new action plan aims to empower energy consumers

It intends to establish an independent Consumers Commission ‘to give consumers a more powerful voice’ in Scotland and Britain’s energy policy

Scotland offers funding to roll out electric bikes

Up to £200,000 per application is available for organisations for the adoption of e-bikes and e-cargo bikes

Final turbine installed at Scotland’s largest offshore wind farm

The Beatrice offshore wind farm is capable of generating enough clean electricity for more than 450,000 homes a year