The demolition of a coal-fired power station where four workers were killed caused a power cut affecting about 40,000 people, energy firm SSEN said.
Energy firm SSE has announced that energy to the Western Isles has received a boost thanks to a £3.8 million network investment.
A new £140,000 initiative has been launched to help tackle fuel poverty in vulnerable homes in the north of Scotland.
Renewed calls have been made for power regulator Ofgem to consider the impact a lucrative 600MW National Grid link from Western Isles wind farms to the mainland could have on the area.
Nicola Sturgeon has said she is “very concerned” after Ofgem signalled that it will reject proposals for a 600MW cable linking the Western Isles to the Grid.
Power regulator Ofgem was last night branded “short-sighted” after signalling it would approve a lucrative 600MW National Grid link – while denying the Western Isles the same connection.
The construction of a £1 billion north-east energy transmission link has been completed today, SSE Networks(SSEN) has revealed.
A major energy firm has unveiled plans to build a new substation next to a north-east gas plant.
Utilities giant SSE has confirmed that a large power outage took place on the Western Isles and Skey today.
SSE Networks (SSEN) yesterday submitted a 'final needs case' for the Shetland transmission licence to energy regulator Ofgem.
A pioneering new technology has been used to electrify a power connection for a controversial windfarm in Moray.
An MSP and a number of local wind organisations have backed an SSE call for a network reinforcement cable to connect the Western Isles to the mainland.
Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks (SSEN) has today made a last ditch 'final needs case' to energy regulator Ofgem for a subsea link from the Western Isles to the mainland.
SSE has helped a local Aberdeenshire community group prepare for a a crisis-type situation with essential grant-funding which will pay for a reliable radio system.
Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks (SSEN) is holding a pre-application consultation event tomorrow to seek views on plans for a new 275kV substation near Rothienorman.
The International infrastructure group Balfour Beatty said yesterday it had been awarded two contracts, together worth about £43.5 million, for a major upgrade of the north electricity network.
Scores of redundant electricity pylons are being levelled in the final phase of work in the Far North on a £1.1billion scheme to upgrade the mains power network between Caithness and Moray.
Scottish and Southern Electric Networks (SSEN) has announced its intention to bring generation developers to Shetland for a town hall type meeting.
Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks (SSEN) has joined forces with peer-to-peer energy firm, Open Utility, to trial a smart grid partnership.
A marine service firm which launched a new offshore division in Aberdeen in December will install a new electricity cable in Orkney.
Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks (SSEN) has submitted a case to Ofgem for the renewable energy connection of the Orkney islands to the mainland.
A specialist helicopter from the US has been used to install 140 poles which will hook up the Dorenell wind farm to a substation near Keith.
Marine contractor Briggs Marine has secured a six-year framework deal with Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks (SSEN) for the replacement and maintenance of subsea cable assets.
A video showing the construction of the first overhead transmission line to the Isle of Skye in the 1970s has resurfaced.