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.

  • 25 March 2015
    Scottish Energy Minister, Fergus Ewing has announced that the level of community and local ownership of energy has significantly developed in the last year. The increase of 27% has been achieved.
  • 24 March 2015
    Fergus Ewing Energy Minister has recently launched a fund to support research into developing Scotland’s geothermal capacity to meet the energy needs of local communities.
  • 23 March 2015
    The Secretary of State has granted planning permission for Lark Energy’s Solar Farm at Ellough Airfield in Suffolk. It is over 2 years since the application was submitted. It is over 9 months since Justice Lindblom’s decision in the High Court to quash the
  • 20 March 2015
    The Energy and Climate Change Select Committee has called for Westminster to deliver a "stable and consistent" policy framework in order to ensure the energy system is "highly decarbonised" by 2030.
  • 19 March 2015
    Alex White, Minister for Energy has announced an increase in the availability of grants to householders who want to undertake energy efficiency improvements. Under the Better Homes Scheme, the value of grants available has been increased by between 25-50%
  • 18 March 2015
    The Green Deal Finance Company has announced a large increase in applications since January 2014. This comes as a result of a consistent rise in the number of Green Deal providers.