The Aberdeenshire West MSP, Alexander Burnett, has contacted Jackie Bird, raising his concerns regarding the giant Hill of Fare wind farm set for Royal Deeside.
Development of new wind farms in remote, wild areas should be halted, the National Trust for Scotland has said.
A "hugely important" Welsh bible which is more than 400 years old is being protected from damage with the help of hydropower, the National Trust said.
The National Trust has announced an end to any investment in fossil fuel companies, as part of efforts to protect the natural environment.
The National Trust has withdrawn its legal opposition to seismic surveying by Ineos at Clumber Park, but has vowed to fight to protect the site from fracking.
The National Trust has made a direct appeal to energy firm Ineos to drop its bid to carry out a fracking survey in protected parkland owned by the charity.
Europe’s largest conservation charity, the National Trust, is to continue its relationship with green electricity supplier Good Energy for a further two years.
A major offshore wind farm which would have been visible from a World Heritage Site coastline has been turned down.