The Scottish Government has decided not to let up quarantine rules for oil and gas workers returning from overseas, deciding that doing so would be “too risky”.
Scottish Conservative leader Douglas Ross will argue today that protecting North Sea oil and gas jobs should be prioritised over climate change targets.
Politians and union bosses have hit out at Chancellor Rishi Sunak’s Job Retention Bonus scheme, with some claiming it does “little to nothing” to affect growing North Sea job losses.
Grampian and Highlands politicians have hit out at the Scottish Government after it was revealed more than half of the country's windfarm applications are on their patch.
The Scottish Conservative Party has announced a proposal for a new plastic recycling and waste plant.
A cross-party consensus has been reached by the Scottish Conservatives to bring Scotland’s energy efficiency target forward by 10 years.
The uptake of a scheme to encourage drivers to buy electric vehicles has been criticised by the Scottish Conservatives.
Renewable lobby group WindEurope has suggested that a number of onshore wind projects were "pushed through" in the UK last year due to a fear over the imminent demise of feed in tariffs connected to the energy.
An MSP claims it is "not surprising" that the North Sea oil and gas industry has called for another lifeline in today's budget.
Scotland faces the prospect of reliance on English gas to “keep the pipes warm” because of SNP dithering on fracking, say the Scottish Conservatives.
Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson yesterday insisted there is a "real future for the north-east" - and called on UK and Scottish Governments to pull together to help weather tumbling oil prices.
Recently we’ve heard suggestions that the SNP’s flagship £10 million wave-power prize should be scrapped. But given the history of The Saltire Prize it's no surprise that it has run into problems, with no-one even likely to come close to meeting the qualifying criteria by the 2017 deadline. From the start it looked like another of Alex Salmond’s pipe dreams and a PR stunt for the nationalists.
Donald Trump has launched a fresh attack on Alex Salmond over the "assurances" he was allegedly given to invest in Scotland.