SSEN resubmits plan for £709m Shetland power link

Ofgem rejected the proposal last October after SSEN failed to secure a Contract for Difference in the government’s auction for the Viking Energy Wind Farm

Scotland awards £170k to use AI tech to tackle climate crisis

Projects include using AI to develop more efficient food supply chains and an AI-based thermal imaging service to help reduce greenhouse gas emissions from households

Glasgow’s ‘first’ all-electric minibuses hit the road

The fives minibuses, funded by SP Energy Networks, will help Community Transport Glasgow to reduce carbon emissions by 33 tonnes

SSE confirms job cuts at Peterhead Power Station

The energy supplier said the power plant, which started operating in 1982, ‘remains a critical part’ of its generation portfolio

All-electric buses launched in Glasgow to reduce emissions

The buses will run on the M3 route, connecting communities in Milton and Springburn with Stobhill Hospital and the city centre

Vattenfall to install its ‘most powerful turbines’ at 77MW wind farm in Scotland

The Swedish energy company has submitted plans for the project

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Plans submitted for 38MW wind farm on the Isle of Skye

The Ben Sca Wind Farm would consist of nine turbines, capable of generating enough electricity to power around 34,500 homes

New rules for low carbon heating in Scottish homes

The regulations will also be phased in for non-domestic buildings given consent to build from 2024

Greencoat UK buys two Scottish wind farms in £104m deal

The Windy Rig and Twentyshilling wind farms will have a capacity of 43.2MW and 37.8MW respectively

Scotland launches wind energy and net zero consultations

The consultations will inform the pipeline of future offshore wind development and improve understanding of the nation’s role in reaching carbon-neutral status