A huge energy cable project to aiming to connect Peterhead to Norway has now issued an invitation to tender to Scottish and UK firms as part of its enabling works package.
Towards the end of this year, a final investment decision is due to be taken on the NorthConnect project which by 2024 would import surplus hydro electricity from the Hardanger region of Norway into Scotland, at Boddam, via a 400-mile interconnector.
A group of young Norwegian politicians and climate activists visited a Stonehaven wind project and met the country's energy minister in a bid to understand the Scottish clean energy transition.
The developers of a giant Peterhead to Norway energy link have allayed fears that a 'no deal' Brexit could cost the north-east millions in lost business.
A giant supercable linking a north-east town with Norway has been approved by Aberdeenshire Council.
Plans for a giant energy cable linking the north-east with Scandinavia could be given the go ahead this week.
An electricity superhighway planned between Peterhead and Norway could bring a 600-job boom to the area, according to plans submitted by developers.
Norwegian oil rig construction firm Kvaerner has sent a right of appeal to the country’s Water Resources and Energy Directorate over concerns that a planned sea cable between the UK and Norway may hamper operations.
The European Union will put 10million euros (£8.5million) toward the construction of an interconnector between the north-east of Scotland and Norway.