Fears have been raised that the Moray countryside could be destroyed by giant electricity pylons needed for a nearby windfarm.
Construction work on Europe’s largest floating wind farm will begin later this year after the Crown Estate granted a lease to Norwegian multinational Statoil.
Deliveries of huge wind turbine parts, which have caused delays on Moray's busiest trunk road for the past month, are scheduled to conclude this week.
A Hebridean community has been granted planning permission for a small wind farm that would provide power for their island.
Campaigners were celebrating last night after the controversial Brown Muir windfarm plans were rejected by councillors.
The latest plans for a controversial windfarm in a Moray beauty spot are set to be rejected by councillors next week after record levels of opposition.
Wind farms in Scotland generated record amounts of power in the first quarter of 2015 according to new data, which was released days after the UK government decided to cut subsidies to the projects.
Plans for an extension to a windfarm in Aberdeen's green belt were yesterday put to one side.
A group of anti-wind farm protestors fighting plans for a dozen turbines near Elgin lodged a petition containing the signatures of more 1,000 objectors yesterday.
A renewable energy company -- who received consent for a 59-turbine wind farm on the Glenfiddich Estate three years ago despite sizeable opposition -- has submitted a fresh planning application to add an extra four turbines.
The final legal battle over the future of Shetland's planned 103 turbine Viking Energy wind farm has been provisionally set for December 18.
Aberdeenshire Council has halted its legal action against a "noisy neighbour" windfarm.
A farmer who angered north-east residents with plans to build a travellers' park on their doorstep has sparked a new row with proposals for a windfarm.