Oil giant Shell will have a number of "commercial offshore wind farms" that use floating technology by the early 2020s, according to the firm's project manager.
Scottish Energy Minister Paul Wheelhouse said he had "concerns" about the lack of local jobs provided by certain offshore wind projects.
The viability of the Kincardine Floating Offshore Wind Farm project will "not be affected" by the debt of Spanish manufacturer Navantia, according to the boss of the development.
A consumer group has called on Ofgem to set out how it will better support vulnerable energy customers who fall behind on their bills.
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has vowed to continue the growth of onshore wind power – while ruling out a public veto for such projects. Speaking at the All Energy conference in Glasgow yesterday, Ms Sturgeon described the
Norwegian energy giant Equinor is "working the details" of its next potential Scottish floating wind project through the upcoming Marine Scotland licencing round, according to the firm's head of floating wind solutions.
A film produced and narrated by Leonardo DiCaprio will shine a spotlight on Orkney’s pioneering marine energy work when it premieres this month.
More than 70 countries across the world are benefiting from Scotland's knowledge of renewable energy, a survey suggests.
Engineers from a Highland Wind farm have been evacuated to safety as firefighters continue to battle a raging wildfire in Sutherland.
Work has been completed at the largest offshore windfarm in Scotland.
Renewable energy contractor Leask Marine has today unveiled a "world first" deepwater drilling rig designed for the marine energy sector.
The world’s largest tidal turbine is to be built in the Highlands, according to the boss of an ambitious new marine energy project.
The UK is the 8th most attractive location for new renewable energy development, a new report said.
Aberdeen-headquartered energy consultancy Xodus Group has beefed up its staff roster through the creation of a dedicated renewable energy advisory team.
Previous Solar Wars articles reported on the numerous claims for breach of the Energy Charter Treaty (ECT) by EU investors against EU states such as Spain following the curtailment of those states' renewable incentive schemes.
How do you install a wind turbine almost the size of the Chrysler building in the open ocean? Just get a boat with deck space larger than a football field and a crane that can lift the weight of 1,100 Chevy Suburban SUVs.
A "workforce crisis" is looming in the offshore wind sector unless government and industry take action, according to the boss of an engineering firm.
Aqualis Offshore has entered into an agreement to acquire parts of Braemar Technical Services’ business to become a “leading” offshore consultancy.
Danish offshore wind giant Orsted has succeeded in a lengthy legal challenge by the family of pioneering scientist Hans Christian Orsted to use his name.
Westminster has said that more onshore wind development is "not right for England" as public opinion in favour of the technology has soared in the UK.
More than 90 members of Parliament have signed a letter asking UK energy minister Claire Perry to back measures of support fo the UK marine energy sector.
A firm with two onshore wind farms in Aberdeenshire is today launching a programme to award money to local projects from a £30,000 pot.
Onshore wind has hit its "highest ever" level of public support, according to a new UK Government poll.
Scour the marketplace and it is becoming increasingly hard to find new tonnage being built for offshore oil and gas services.
The developer of the Inch Cape wind project has announced it has secured £80 million financing against a new Scottish project.