600 jobs gone as Scottish Coal mines close

Nearly six hundred jobs have been canned at six mines in Scotland as Scottish Coal went into administration, it was announced on Friday. KPMG announced the job losses at the mining company as it took over the liquidation process. 142 employees have been kept on to help secure the sites. The closure will come as […]

Scotland gets investment boost from Spain

Scotland yesterday enjoyed a double-whammy of good news from Spanish energy companies. Energy giant Iberdrola, which owns Scottish Power, has revealed it is to invest £3bn in Scottish businesses over the next two years, while wind power firm Gamesa is to send a delegation to Scotland later this month to explore opportunities for investment. Iberdrola […]