Scottish ministers have called an inquiry into contentious plans for a north-east windfarm, amid fears that it could wreak havoc at two international airports.
Offshore windfarm developers have unveiled the proposed route of a £300million power line which they want to bury under rural Aberdeenshire. The 30-mile cable will feed electricity to the National Grid from hundreds of turbines in the outer Moray Firth.
Plans to create a £300million underground power line through Aberdeenshire as part of an offshore windfarm project were unveiled by developers yesterday.
Plans to bury a massive power line beneath rural Aberdeenshire as part of an offshore windfarm project will be unveiled to the public this week.
The first stage of a massive north-east energy scheme which is forecast to generate thousands of construction jobs is poised for approval. A planned expansion of Peterhead Power Station would clear the way for a £700million subsea link between Aberdeenshire and England. The ambitious project, which is being led by Scottish Hydro Electric Transmission (Shetl), would significantly increase the volume of electricity which can be transferred around the UK
A 30-mile power line could be buried under the Aberdeenshire countryside to feed electricity from the world’s biggest offshore windfarm to homes and businesses across the UK.
An Aberdeen University professor involved in a groundbreaking new climate-change study believes Scotland could become a world leader in the race to save the planet.
A controversial Scots windfarm has been served with an Asbo-style “noisy neighbour” notice.
Fishing leaders have accused the Scottish Government of failing to protect the industry from a boom in offshore windfarms.
A last-ditch attempt has been made to connect Fraserburgh with a massive energy project which is expected to revolutionise the north-east economy.
Pioneering plans for a multimillion-pound green energy scheme in the north-east were unveiled yesterday.
Campaigners have called for a moratorium on windfarm developments until the results of a new Scottish Government study of the impact of turbines are announced.
Plans for a major expansion at a north-east power plant have won crucial backing, paving the way for a £700milllion subsea energy link between Aberdeenshire and England.
Super Puma passenger flights could resume before the end of the week, operators said last night.
Plans for a massive windfarm in the north-east have been dealt a huge blow by a senior local authority official.
Developers behind plans for a pioneering green energy scheme at Peterhead power station have abandoned their bid for a slice of a £1.2billion EU prize fund.
A man described as a Walter Mitty-style fantasist, who embezzled more than £1.2million from a north-east oil services firm, has been jailed for five years.
A north-east oil worker who was trapped for more than 24 hours at an under-siege gas plant, last night told of his dramatic escape.
First Minister Alex Salmond confirmed that two workmen with strong Scottish connections were killed in the final assault on the In Amenas gas facility.
A leading wildlife welfare group is pressing for complete transparency from Total following the gas leak.
Plans to base a pioneering green energy scheme in the north-east and create scores of jobs have been revived.
A row has erupted over plans to build a wind turbine in the centre of a north-east town.
OIL giant Shell has unveiled plans to power up its site at a north-east gas terminal.
IT SEEMS that one of Scotland's best-known bucket-based philosophers is backing the country's beleaguered fishing fleets.
Work on a Buchan energy plant's £350million regeneration scheme has ground to a halt, thanks to a family of young kestrels.