Motorists are facing five weeks of major disruption on busy Highland roads as huge turbine parts begin making their way to a controversial wind farm site.
Technical surveys are to be carried out at the site of a proposed £1.2 billion wind farm off the Angus coast.
A company which owns three wind farms in the Highlands and one in Aberdeenshire has created an online tool to encourage the communities who live close to its turbines to share their experiences.
It is with some satisfaction that, over the past few weeks, I’ve been watching the installation of the 11 large turbines that comprise the European Offshore Wind Deployment Centre, which is owned 100% by the Swedish energy utility Vattenfall.
Lawyers yesterday urged Highland Council to change its objections for its refusal of planning permission for a 19 turbine wind farm in Caithness.
Speyside communities have claimed they are being shortchanged by £16million by an energy giant.
Three power workers have been airlifted to safety after becoming trapped in sub-zero temperatures 2,000 feet above Loch Ness.
Boskalis's huge Ndurance cable layer vessel has been pictured at work off Blackdog on the Aberdeenshire coast this week.
Energy bosses will be grilled at a meeting to debate a controversial windfarm development planned for a top surfing destination.
A whistleblower sacked after raising concerns about drug abuse and significant health and safety breaches on a major construction project fell victim to “character assassination”, a tribunal has ruled.
A man has died after he became stranded while working at a wind farm as snow blanketed much of the country.
Plans for a 63-turbine windfarm on the Shetland island of Yell have been unveiled.
Amazon has opened its biggest windfarm yet - Amazon WindFarm Texas.
Jan De Nul Group has completed the Tahkoluoto wind farm off the coast of Finland.
Work has started on a controversial windfarm project on a famous Highland moor.
Babcock has been awarded a contract to build two offshore transformer modules for SSE's Beatrice windfarm off the Scottish coast.
The massive 400 MW Cimarron Bend wind project in Clark County, Kansas will be Enel Green Power's largest wind farm built so far..
Greencoat UK Wind generated £48.3m in income from its onshore wind farms last year, up from £32.4m a year earlier thanks largely to better than expected generation figures.
Power producer and developer Rame Energy has sold its stake in the 15 megawatt Raki and Huajache on-grid wind projects in Chile for $4.4million.
London-based energy fund Greencoat UK Wind has bought the Stroupster wind farm in Caithness, from BayWa Renewable Energy for £85million.
A major offshore wind farm which would have been visible from a World Heritage Site coastline has been turned down.
Renewable Energy Generation has been granted planning permission for the three turbine Pen Bryn Oer wind farm in Wales.
Plans to end subsidies for new onshore wind farms will push up energy bills and could face judicial review, the Government has been warned. Energy Secretary Amber Rudd has unveiled proposals to close the existing subsidies payment schemes a year early for new onshore wind projects, to fulfil a Conservation election manifesto promise. The Tories claim the onshore turbines “often fail to win public support and are unable by themselves to provide the firm capacity that a stable energy system requires”.
nd farms contribute almost £9 million a year to community projects across Scotland, new figures have shown. The amount of community benefit cash paid to local good causes from on-shore wind farms has now reached just over £8.8 million a year, according to Local Energy Scotland. Grants paid out under the scheme have helped with a wide range of projects, including sending members of a West Lothian dance school to the European Street Dance Championships in Germany. Payments also allowed a new community hall to be build in Daviot, Aberdeenshire, and to a thermal imaging camera so residents in the Sutherland area of the Highlands can see where extra insulation is needed.