A north-east retiree feared the worst when a sudden power cut struck his home while he was in the middle of hatching 50 chicks.
A £10million investment project to make Aberdeen's electricity network more resilient has been announced.
Staff from a power company have pitched in to help improve the look of a Moray town by hanging up summer flower baskets.
Homes and businesses in the Western Isles are benefiting from a more resilient power supply thanks to a multi-million pound investment in the local electricity network.
Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks (SSEN) and Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) have launched an energy advisor scheme to help reduce fuel poverty in the north of Scotland.
A team of engineers has put down their tools to help a Moray charity clear away swathes of a notorious plant.
An energy company has apologise to Forres residents for the disruption caused by a lengthy period of power lines works.
Homes in the Fraserburgh area have been left without power due to a cable fault.
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.
Homes in Orkney were left in darkness last week after a kite got caught up in power line.
Plastic insulated boxes, known as Pizza Huts, will help to secure electricity for Mallaig for years to come.
The first flurries of snow covered most of the north yesterday, bringing some disruption to roads and services.
A Scottish energy company has apologised to residents of two north-east villages after a series of recent power cuts.
Thousands of islanders were yesterday cut off from the electricity grid after a landslide near Invergarry resulted in 23,000 customers going without power for hours.
A landslip near Invergarry has wiped out the power supply to thousands of islanders this morning in the Hebrides.
From satellite telephones to community resilience cupboards, communities across the north of Scotland will benefit from funding to help them prepare for emergencies.
Properties in the north-east are without power this morning due to a fault.
Planning application for electricity substation is questioned at Rothienorman pre-determination hearing
A man living next door to the site of a proposed electricity substation has voiced his anger at the “blatant disregard” of the developers for his property and its private water supply.
Serious concern has been raised by islanders in Orkney over plans for a new power line more than a third higher than the existing lines on the isles.
A Highland community is seeking to provide an escape route for rare red squirrels after a spate of deaths.
Repairs have been carried out to power lines across the north of Scotland to fix damage caused by gorse fires.
Ballater residents are making sure the village is prepared for emergencies after being hit by Storm Frank in 2015.
Flower baskets have been hung in a Moray town centre in an effort to add extra colour to the area during the summer.
Over 4,500 properties across Shetland lost power on Friday morning after a lorry struck an overhead power line at the Lerwick Power Station.
Emergency repair works to Aberdeen's electricity network has forced a road closure in the city.
A power cut in Kincorth is affecting over 1,200 houses in Aberdeen.
The International infrastructure group Balfour Beatty said yesterday it had been awarded two contracts, together worth about £43.5 million, for a major upgrade of the north electricity network.
There are some places where your average minibus just cannot reach.
A power company has promised to explore putting cables underground after an Argyll village voiced its outrage at plans for nine new pylons running through it.
An Argyll village has voiced its outrage at proposals for 52 new pylons running through the local area.
A Highland village which is already the location of 29 electricity pylons has launched a campaign against plans to install a further 25 through the area.
Showdown talks are due to take place between energy bosses and Moray fishermen who claim to have had equipment destroyed in “creel wars”.