Scottish energy minister Paul Wheelhouse has urged the UK Government to review its position on low cost renewables and recognise the challenges faced by remote island projects.
A north-east MSP has claimed there is “no evidence” that a specialist task force set up to help people back into work has created a single job.
A politician has put forward proposals for a “new and radical way” of delivering banking services in rural communities.
A senior Holyrood politician has hit out at the UK’s climate change minister, claiming she took credit for the Scottish Government’s work.
The Scottish Government is looking to ban fracking with “immediate effect”.
Energy Minister Paul Wheelhouse is expected to make an announcement on the future of fracking in Scotland later today.
Plans to create Scotland’s first electric highway along the A9 are essential for the tourism industry, according to energy minister Paul Wheelhouse.
A cloud hanging over 90 jobs at Peterhead Power Station has been temporarily lifted after the Scottish Government confirmed they are not in any immediate danger.
In recent years, Scotland has been building a reputation as world-leaders in renewable energy production.
The future of Peterhead's iconic power station is under threat after SSE announced its operations are under review.
This has been another challenging year for the North Sea oil and gas industry, however I believe that there continues to exist a wealth of opportunity for this strong, resilient and innovative sector.
Provision for mandatory inquiries into deaths of members of the armed forces in Scotland is due to be in place later this year.
A senior figure in the Cairngorms National Park has raised fears that wildlife crime could put tourists off visiting the area.
All rod-caught salmon will have to be set free under a long-awaited blueprint to help save dwindling stocks.
A national nature organisation today brought in new powers to help fight wildlife crime.
A new flood warning scheme which will protect more than 9,000 properties was launched in Inverness today.
A campaigner has criticised "ineffective and inadequate" investigations into the persecution of birds of prey following the deaths of 22 raptors in the Black Isle this year.
Anglers will be forced to release early spring salmon under proposals being put forward by the Scottish Government.
An RSPB volunteer will today present a petition to the Scottish environment minister calling for greater investigative powers to tackle wildlife crime.
The sale of meat from wild geese in Orkney will continue this year as part of a pilot to control bird numbers on the islands.
An estimated 1.75million people have stepped into the calm of the national forest across Aberdeenshire and Moray during the past year.
A new blueprint for deer management on Scotland's forest estate was launched by Environment Minister Paul Wheelhouse yesterday.
A new innovation centre for aquaculture is expected to help create jobs and support the growth and profitability of the industry in Scotland.
Scotland has missed its target to reduce climate change gases for the third year in a row.
Scottish Environment Minister Paul Wheelhouse has agreed to talks to see what can be done to improve a north-east leisure facility.
Scottish ministers have been accused of throwing up barriers for the creation of any new national parks.
Plans have been put in place to have all of Scotland's land registered for the first time - showing exactly who owns what.
Campaigners have voiced disappointment that the Scottish Government has no plans to create any more national parks.