An investigation into last Friday’s power cut will examine what happened to cause the outage and what can be done to prevent a repeat, the Government has said.
More British electricity is set to come from zero-carbon sources than fossil fuels this year for the first time since the Industrial Revolution, National Grid has said.
Hundreds of thousands of pounds of damage has been caused at an electricity substation by a vandal who made off with just £2 worth of copper.
Okay, I’ll admit it, I’m obsessed with my smart meter.
Electricity has been restored to customers on Colonsay following damage to a subsea cable - but investigations are still ongoing to find the source of the fault.
Plastic insulated boxes, known as Pizza Huts, will help to secure electricity for Mallaig for years to come.
Residents on the Fair Isle are celebrating today as a renewable energy system goes live, giving them a 24-hour power supply for the first time in the island’s history.
Emergency repair works to Aberdeen's electricity network has forced a road closure in the city.
An energy firm has unveiled ambitious plans for an underground hydro plant at Loch Ness – opposite the iconic Urquhart Castle – potentially creating up to 300 jobs.
A small island between Orkney and Shetland is on course to enjoy a 24-hour electricity supply for the first time by the end of September.
An island council has become the first in Scotland to team up with an electricity supplier to help its local residents and businesses cut their annual bills.
Hundreds of properties have been left without electricity across the north of Scotland this afternoon as Storm Caroline sweeps across the country.
Shetland Islands Council has agreed to put £250,000 towards a proposed new electricity scheme in Fair Isle which would see the remote island community have access to guaranteed 24-hour electricity for the first time.
An energy giant's controversial plans to build a line of "super pylons" beside some of the north-east's most treasured landmarks have been halted.
The ghosts of Christmas past and present descended on cash-strapped Highland Council offices yesterday as staff were urged to dim the lights to help save money.
North-east residents battling plans for a string of pylons to be built on their local landscape claim an energy giant is "ignoring" their concerns.
Bright sparks at Moray schools have been dazzled by the power of electricity during a string of spectacular shows.
Around 450 north-east properties have been left without electricity after a large-scale power failure.
Homes in an Argyll village have been without power since before 10.30am today.
The picturesque landscape around Bennachie could soon be jeopardised by a line of "enormous" new super pylons.
Almost 1,000 Aberdeenshire homes were left without electricity earlier today after another blast of foul weather hit the region.
Figures suggesting Moray Council's energy use has reduced by 4.4% were yesterday criticised as being "deceptive" - by the leader of the authority.
Power was restored to hundreds of homes yesterday after two electricity poles caught fire, plunging two towns into darkness.
Around 1,500 properties in the north-east are still without power following this morning's stormy weather.
Ofgem has opened investigations into British Gas, E.On and Npower over their roll-out of advanced electricity meters to business customers.
An energy supplier has apologised for a power cut that affected almost 40,000 homes in the north today.