An “interesting marriage” between North Sea oil majors and offshore wind companies is imminent and could electrify the basin, according to the man leading the charge in the north-east.
Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE)
The Highlands and Islands should capitalise on the “buzz” surrounding Scotland’s growing floating offshore wind sector, according to the region’s energy development chief.
Scrabster Harbour Trust has reported another successful trading year with record revenues and profits being achieved for the fifth consecutive year.
A young Argyll firm plans to increase its workforce as it applies advanced technology to expand its underwater survey and mapping expertise.
An event in Inverness today will bring together more than 100 supply chain companies that have joined the recently established DeepWind Offshore Wind Cluster.
Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE) and Business Gateway have appointed Aberdeen-based business support organisation Elevator to run the first, fully funded business accelerator in Moray.
A new report has forecasted that Scotland’s marine economy will grow seven-fold to be worth £5billion by 2035 if it can successfully develop key industries.
Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE) has announced the appointment of John McGlynn as executive manager of the new Orkney Research and Innovation Campus (ORIC) in Stromness.
North businesses must prepare for relegation from the “premier league to the fourth division” of international trade after a hard Brexit, a senior enterprise agency chief has said.
A £30million hub has been announced to serve major energy projects and tourist cruise liners in the Highlands.
A joint venture between Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE) and Orkney Islands Council (OIC) will see the almost £5.4million construction of renewable energy focuses research and innovation campus on Orkney.
Remote Scottish island communities have welcomed the news that the European Commission will not stand in their way when submitting wind farm plans in the next Contract for Difference (CfD) auction round.
A remote Highland community has welcomed the benefits of blades turning on a new £1.8million wind turbine project.
A plan to help maximise the value of North Sea decommissioning for small to medium-sized firms has been published by the Scottish Government’s economic development agencies.