Almost 50 companies have expressed an interest in setting up bases along Aberdeenshire’s Energetica corridor.
US billionaire Donald Trump has had better luck in his fight against plans for an Irish windfarm than the controversial Aberdeen Bay development.
Initial investigations into a mid-air engine failure on a North Sea helicopter suggest air in its fuel system was to blame.
Exclusive: Passengers on a stricken helicopter have described how they feared for their lives as it “dropped like a stone” following the failure of one of its engines.
Offshore workers have raised concerns after a helicopter had to shut down on a platform twice in four days because of an oil leak.
An anti-windfarm group has slated turbine maps created by the Scottish Government’s environmental body branding them “worse than useless”.
North-east helicopter operators have been forced to carry out safety checks after a panel flew off a Super Puma in mid-air.
Experts have warned that plans to site a wind turbine near the north-east coast could cause chaos for offshore helicopter operators.
More than 10,000 engineering jobs could have been created if contracts to build North Sea oil rigs had gone to British companies instead of South Korean ones, it has been claimed.
North-east port chiefs are looking at how they can meet the needs of the expanding renewable energy industry.
The crew of an offshore oil platform have been left washing in sinks filled with water from kettles after their hot water system failed, it has been claimed.
More than 200 oil rig workers were called to muster due to a suspected fire at a North Sea installation yesterday.