Scottish Renewables



V&A and Aberdeen events venue make Scottish Green Energy Awards shortlist

Dundee’s new V&A museum and Aberdeen’s new Exhibition and Conference Centre, which are both ...

Published 9 October 2018

Scotland outperforms UK in reducing emissions, report finds

Scotland continues to outperform the rest of the UK in reducing its greenhouse gas emissions, but su ...

Published 24 September 2018

UK government announces biennial clean energy auctions from 2019

UK energy and clean growth minister Claire Perry has announced a major support package for industry ...

Published 23 July 2018

Building industry and planners set to give Planning Bill evidence

Holyrood's local government and communities committee will continue to examine the Planning (Scotlan ...

Published 6 March 2018

Final climate change plan published to reduce emissions by 66% by 2032

A Climate Change Plan which sets out in detail how Ministers intend to meet the target of reducing e ...

Published 1 March 2018

Recommendations published for Scottish National Investment Bank

Details of the implementation plan for a publicly-owned Scottish National Investment Bank have bee ...

Published 28 February 2018

£80m strategic energy blueprint unveiled with 50% clean energy pledge by 2030

The Scottish Government has published the country’s first Energy Strategy which it said will stren ...

Published 21 December 2017

Budget: £4 billion allocated for Scottish infrastructure

An allocation of over £4 billion of funding for infrastructure which includes a £756 million con ...

Published 15 December 2017

Independent cost of energy review published

An independent review into reducing costs in each element of the electricity supply chain has been ...

Published 26 October 2017

Sturgeon officially opens world’s first floating wind farm

The world's first floating wind farm was formally opened by First Minister Nicola Sturgeon today. S ...

Published 18 October 2017

Island wind projects eligible to apply for share of £557m renewable subsidy auctions

Up to £557 million of support will be available for future Contracts for Difference auctions with w ...

Published 12 October 2017

World firsts dominate Scottish Green Energy Awards shortlist

A raft of offshore energy world firsts dominate the shortlist for the prestigious 2017 Scottish Gr ...

Published 2 October 2017

Renewable energy projects win 15-year contracts after UK government auction

Two Scottish renewable energy projects which will power more than one million homes have been awarde ...

Published 11 September 2017

£60m fund to help accelerate low carbon energy infrastructure

A new £60 million fund is to be made available to accelerate innovation in new technologies inclu ...

Published 6 September 2017

Hidden heat in sewers ‘could warm Glasgow through winter’

Scotland’s sewers contain enough natural and discarded heat to warm a city the size of Glasgow for ...

Published 15 June 2017