Industry News

In this section of the website we include articles about renewable energy and green issues which we thought you might find of interest.

  • 02 February 2015
    The John Muir Trust has issued an objection to the Crossburns Wind Farm in Highland Perthshire, which was subject to consultation this month. The basis of the objection is that the project would negatively affect one of Scotland’s Great Trails.
  • 30 January 2015
    Mike Tholen, Oil and Gas UK’s economic and commercial director has warned that falling oil prices means the North Sea reforms require urgent decisions.
  • 29 January 2015
    The Green Growth Group Ministers issued a joint statement in December. This consisted of an overview of the 2030 Energy and Climate Change Policy Framework.
  • 28 January 2015
    The Department for Energy and Climate Change has allocated a £2.5 million fund for the development of CO2 storage in the North Sea. The fund is intended to assist companies in identifying the next phase of sites to store emissions from coal and gas power s
  • 27 January 2015
    Shadow Health Minister Andrew Gwynne MP has called for support to the NHS. He has spoken in response to the launch of an independent task force to help produce a cancer strategy for the NHS.
  • 26 January 2015
    Ed Davey, Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, has confirmed the results of the first Capacity Market Auction. The competition has driven costs down below an expected level.