German wind turbine servicing specialist Availon has signed new contracts with undisclosed clients to service 48 wind turbines totalling 78MW.
A team of Scots scientists whose technology has been described as significant as James Watt’s steam engine, have won engineering's top “Oscar”.
Industrial-machinery giant Siemens is always on the lookout for acquisition opportunities in the Scottish oil and gas industry, one of its senior bosses said yesterday.
Wind turbines will start spinning in north school playgrounds next month despite continuing concern about children's safety.
The last of several events focusing on Moray Council's windfarm policy was held yesterday.
THE north-east's efforts to move from oil capital to energy capital are being hampered by the Ministry of Defence's "effective moratorium" on wind turbines, it was claimed last night.
A former deputy first minister has submitted controversial plans for three wind turbines in Aberdeenshire - for the third time.
Alan West, CEO of W3G Marine discusses about the company’s unique and innovative ship design which is solving problems relating to the loading and transport of wind turbines from All Energy 2012.
A new survey has found that noise rather than appearance is what puts people off wind turbines.
Annual spending on the offshore wind is expected to more than treble to more than £10billion by 2016, delegates at All-Energy are to be told today.
The explosion of wind turbines across Scotland has divided opinion - and polarised communities across the north and north-east.
About 800 jobs could be created in Scotland's renewable-energy industry, thanks to £125million of investment to build blades for wind turbines in UK waters, manufacturer Gamesa said yesterday.
The first minister risks becoming known as "Mad Alex - the man who destroyed Scotland", Donald Trump claimed yesterday.
Plans have been lodged for three wind turbines in an area of Aberdeenshire described last week as being at "tipping point".
Highland Council has agreed to retrospectively carry out risk assessments on wind turbines erected in school playgrounds after child safety concerns were raised this week.
Aberdeenshire councillors will be asked to approve a plan to build two wind turbines at East Leylodge Farm, near Kintore, despite more than 40 objections.
Energy service firm 3sun Group said yesterday it had launched an inspection division for the oil and gas and renewable-energy sectors.
ENERGY industry services firm 3sun Group has said it is to take on the entire 2011 intake of an engineering training course in the east of England.
EIGHT wind turbines could soon be towering more than 150ft above the Mearns.
PROPOSALS to build two wind turbines near a controversial windfarm in Aberdeenshire will go before councillors again next week.
A significant number of wave and tidal technology concepts have been born in the university environment, though none are yet commercial.
Electricity generated using renewables can be transformed into a substitute for natural gas, according to new European research.
Scottish Government ministers, in late-January, predicted that renewable energy projects would create at least 20,000 jobs in Scotland over the next few years.
EIGHT Scottish-built wind turbines in Antarctica are withstanding temperatures of -60C (-76F) and average winds of 53mph.