Moray communities have until the end of this month to apply for the first round of grants from the Dorenell Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund.
Dorenell wind farm
Communities on Speyside are celebrating a £4 million cash boost following a two-year battle with an energy giant over fears they were being short-changed.
EDF Renewables has announced today that it will build a "mystery" wind farm in Scotland as part of a new multi-million deal with supermarket giant Tesco to provide power in the UK.
Motorists have been warned to expect traffic chaos as huge wind turbine parts are transported through Aberdeen over the next six weeks.
Traffic came to a standstill in Nairn yesterday after a lorry carrying turbine parts broke down in the centre of town.