Scotland secures £350m investment boost

A funding package has been agreed to bring £350 million of investment to Scotland’s Highlands, with Sumitomo Electric UK Power Cables planning to establish operations in the region’s offshore wind energy sector

UK minister urges grid overhaul for Scotland

Graham Stuart has emphasised the critical need for grid capacity in Scotland during the Scottish Renewables’ Grid and Networks Conference

Medieval Glasgow church goes green with River Clyde energy boost

Govan Heritage Trust has secured £150,000 to install a river source heat pump at Govan Old Church, reducing carbon dioxide emissions by 93% and saving 20% in energy costs

NHS Scotland goes green with first solar car park

NHS Scotland has introduced a solar car park and electric vehicle charging hub at Raigmore Hospital in Inverness

Scotland’s renewable generation soars to 113% of electricity needs

Renewable energy production in Scotland outstripped its electricity consumption, reaching 113% in 2022, marking a significant 26% increase from the previous year, according to a report

Major battery storage park in Scottish Highlands

Green Switch Capital is set to develop a 249MW battery energy storage park in the Scottish Highlands, supporting National Grid’s 50GW battery storage target

Scottish community raises £5m for “pioneering” wind turbine

Scottish community group ATTIX CIC has secured the funding from Thrive Renewables and Social Investment Scotland to build the ‘first 100% community-owned commercial’ onshore wind turbine

Edinburgh pioneers computing for low carbon energy

Edinburgh is set to host a cutting-edge exascale computing system, poised to transform AI, medicine and clean energy breakthroughs

Scottish onshore wind project shelved as costs soar by nearly £200m

The Sanquhar II Wind Farm project in southern Scotland has been halted as development costs soared from £300 million to £500 million

Shetland port gears up for massive wind farm partnership

Lerwick Port Authority and Irish utility ESB have inked an agreement to collaborate on a 500MW offshore wind project near Shetland, focusing on port solutions and operations