Scotland’s renewable energy sector needs to “increase the number of women” in its ranks, the head of an energy trade body has warned.
Environmental campaigners believe the north-east could become a “hotspot” for solar energy after Scotland’s biggest solar farm project was approved for the region.
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.
Communities across the north and north-east could be missing out on millions of pounds because windfarm developers are trying to “wriggle out” of their commitments, it was claimed yesterday.
Scotland’s offshore wind energy industry workforce has increased by 300%, according to new figures.
Standard Life has announced the departure of its head of equities David Cumming just days after the firm's £11billion merger with Aberdeen Asset Management (AAM) was confirmed.
Renewables like wind, hydro and biomass are the country's largest source of power.
Producing half of Scotland's energy needs using renewable energy technology by 2030 is an achievable goal, according to a new report published today.
Results of academic research into vital areas of Scotland's emerging wave and tidal energy industry will be presented at an event in Inverness next week.
A Scottish renewable energy company has claimed a world first by deploying a fully-operational, grid-connected tidal array off Shetland.
Plans were announced yesterday for a £200m hydro electricity scheme on the Isle of Lewis, which could deliver a significant boost to energy production in Scotland.
Scotland’s ability to generate electricity from flowing water eclipses other parts of the UK, new research shows.
Energy Secretary Amber Rudd has rejected claims the renewables sector is under attack from the UK Government.
Over 100 jobs could be at risk in Aberdeen due to proposed cuts to the feed-in tariff for solar energy projects, a trade body has warned.
A wave power device tested at a marine energy centre in Orkney has been boosted by a £580,000 European grant.
The number of Scots companies, communities, farms and landowners making their own electricity has risen by more than 50% in the last year generating more than £271million worth of energy, new research has found.
A new map shows the full extent of the “industrialisation” of the north-east by the windfarm industry.
The majority of Scottish adults want to see the next UK Government continue to develop renewable energy, according to new research.
Green energy provided Scotland with nearly half its electricity last year.
A row broke out last night after a survey showed that the majority of people living in the north and north-east support wind power.
Scotland’s new wave energy technology development body will receive £14.3million over the next 13 months.
This stunning image has been shortlisted for the Best Photography prize at this year's Scottish Green Energy Awards.
A renewable energy trade body has called for the Hebrides and the northern isles to be connected to the National Grid before 2020.
Campaigners are urging doctors to join the fight against windfarms.
ANTI-windfarm campaigners believe a glut of turbines schemes will send the electricity grid into meltdown and plunge Scotland into darkness.
The Highlands and islands could soon have the same number of wind turbines as the amount currently erected in the whole of England, it has emerged.