Freight transport boss banned after using red diesel

Scott McClung, 47 has been prohibited from acting as a director for nine years

Jobs boost for Scotland as power firm invests £33m

Aggreko’s facility will develop a new range of power generators that are more efficient and have significantly lower emissions

Energy group to pump £60m in Scottish hydropower

The GFG Alliance has pledged to double the £500 million already investment in Scotland

Community wind initiative to fight fuel poverty in Scotland

Fuel poverty is said to be directly affecting more than half of Scottish millennials

Scottish wind turbine maker goes into provisional liquidation

Trade body slams government for cuts to the Feed-in Tariff, which support small-scale renewables and due to close to new applicants in April 2019

SP Energy Networks launches £15m green fund

It will work with the Scottish Government and Ofgem to support green initiatives that can help boost local economic growth

Wind farm springs up at John O’Groats

A five-turbine wind farm near the northernmost tip of Scotland has now entered its construction phase

Scotland lays out how it will go green by 2032

Scotland has laid out the steps with which it hopes to achieve its 2032 climate change target of reducing emissions by two-thirds. The country’s government, which says it is on track to meet its goal of cutting greenhouse gases by 42% before 2020, aims to further drive down emissions from its heat and power sectors […]

England lags behind on keeping UK homes warm

Public investment in warm homes and insulation across England has been cut by 58% since 2012. That’s according to a new report from think tank e3g, which says improving energy efficient measures should be made a national priority. It says this is because the country has the second worst record on cold weather-related deaths out […]

Scottish wave project gushes with £2.5m investment

A Scottish project to convert the movement of waves into electricity has won £2.5 million in funding. The magnetic gear project has been selected by Wave Energy Scotland (WES) for the final stage of its Power Take Off (PTO) programme, which aims to develop solutions to create wave energy. Tim Hurst, WES Managing Director said: […]