£13.5m hydro project underway in the Highlands
Scottish renewable energy company Green Highland Renewables has started work on a £13.5m hydropower scheme in the Scottish Highlands.
Hydropower on verge of investment boom
European hydropower projects are on the brink of a flood of investment from institutional investors, according to new research from asset manager Aquila Capital.
M&S Energy launches £400,000 fund for community energy projects
Marks and Spencer (M&S) Energy will offer up to £400,000 for community energy projects with the launch of the M&S Community Energy Fund today (1 July).
GIB announces £60m for 2.4GW of community renewables
The Government's Green Investment Bank (GIB) has announced a new £60m investment to fund up to 30 community-scale renewable projects across the UK.
Ahead of the curve: How the circular economy can unlock business value
What is old is new again - but better. The current topic of the circular economy takes familiar concepts like life cycle assessment and closed loop and brings them together in an integrated way not seen before.
Planned dams to double hydropower output
An unprecedented boom in hydropower dam construction is underway, with 3,700 major dams expected to be built in the next twenty years, doubling hydropower electric capacity to 1,700 GW.
Scotland demands more strategic UK energy policy in wake of no-vote
Scottish Renewables has set out the nation's renewable energy industry's asks ahead of devolution discussions, in a report entitled 'Harnessing Scotland's Energy'.
New £135m fund launched for UK energy projects
UK venture capital firm Scottish Equity Partners (SEP) has today (2 September) announced it has raised £135m for a new infrastructure fund to invest in a diversified portfolio of UK-based clean energy projects.