A multi-million pound project to replace one of the two submarine electricity distribution cables connecting Orkney to mainland Scotland has been completed.
Orkney Islands Council
Orkney council and port chiefs are placing Scapa Flow at the heart of a bold £230 million harbour infrastructure masterplan that “embraces” decarbonisation.
Plans to redevelop an Orcadian port have been dealt a major blow after the Ministry of Defence (MoD) rejected calls for help with a decades-old navy oil spill.
Orkney Islands Council has agreed to write to the Ministry of Defence (MoD) to help meet a £384,000 bill to clean up a navy oil spill from the 1960s.