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Young professionals debate Energy Industry future

The Young Professionals branch of the Energy Institute in Aberdeen, Highlands and Islands (EIYPN AHI), in partnership with the Oil & Gas Technology Centre...

UK’s ‘heaviest snow’ to fall TODAY

MET OFFICE has warned Britain could be hit by its “heaviest snow” today and with stronger winds it will feel even colder as the...
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Ewing Reaffirms Commitment To Scottish Wind Power Industry

Community and locally owned energy capacity in Scotland could generate enough electricity to power approximately 100,000 domestic households, Energy Minister Fergus Ewing announced at...
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Record First Quarter For Scottish Renewables Generation

Scotland’s wind farms generated record amounts of power in the first quarter of 2015 according to new data published last week. Statistics also confirmed that Scotland...
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Scottish Wind Farm Community Cash Hits £9m Record High

Scotland’s onshore wind industry now invests nearly £9 million in community projects every year – the highest amount ever, according to Local Energy Scotland....
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Onshore Wind To Become UK’s Cheapest Energy Source?

New research published by the industry-led Onshore Wind Cost Reduction Taskforce, set up by RenewableUK, claims that onshore wind can become the most cost...
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Renewables Now Officially Scotland’s Largest Power Source

Renewable electricity has been confirmed as Scotland’s largest power source, as new figures show green generation met the equivalent of almost half (49.5%) of the...
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Renewables: The UK’s Most Expensive Public Policy Disaster

In a report published last week by the influential Centre for Policy Studies, Rupert Darwall argues that recent UK energy policy is on course...
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Foster Announces Northern Ireland ROC Levels Through 2017

Northern Ireland's Enterprise, Trade and Investment Minister, Arlene Foster MLA, has announced the publication of the Government Response to the Small Scale Banding Review...
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Ban Wind Turbines, Says UKIP’s Northern Ireland Leader

UKIP’s Northern Ireland Leader David McNarry is calling for an urgent review of wind turbines, before the province’s landscape is 'ruined' by what Mr....

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Onshore wind farm investment at risk under government policy, says RenewableUK...

A trade association for renewable energy firms has warned that investment in onshore wind could slide unless the government changes policy, despite a record...