Scotland

Vestas to supply turbines for offshore wind farm in Scotland

Inch Cape Offshore, a joint venture of Red Rock Power and ESB, has selected Danish wind turbine company Vestas as the preferred…

Mainstream and Ocean Winds awarded 1.8GW offshore project site

Crown Estate Scotland has selected Irish renewable energy firm Mainstream Renewable Power, together with Ocean Winds, as the preferred bidder…

Seaway 7 to begin inter-array cable works for Moray West wind farm

Luxembourg-based offshore wind developer Subsea 7 has signed a letter of award (LOA) to begin engineering, procurement, installation and commissioning…

Wood to provide design services for floating wind farm in Scotland

British engineering and consulting firm John Wood Group (Wood) has been awarded the principal designer and pre-feed scope for Salamander,…

Siemens Gamesa to deliver turbines for Moray West wind farm

Spanish energy firm Siemens Gamesa has secured a contract to supply 60 wind turbine units for the 882MW Moray West…

Ørsted and partners sign agreement for offshore site in Scotland

Danish renewable energy firm Ørsted, in partnership with Falck Renewables and BlueFloat Energy, has signed an option agreement for developing…

Ofgem gives provisional approval for Iberdrola’s subsea link

A consortium led by Iberdrola has secured provisional approval from the UK’s electricity market regulator, Ofgem, to build a power…

BayWa Re and partners to build floating wind farm in Scotland

BayWa Re, Elicio and BW Ideol, as part of the Floating Energy Allyance, have secured the rights to develop a…

Ocean Winds and Aker to invest in Scottish renewable energy supply chain

Ocean Winds and Aker Offshore Wind have announced an early investment package of $310m (£235m) to support the renewable energy…

Van Oord to provide scour protection at Seagreen wind farm

Seaway 7, the renewables and heavy lifting subsidiary of Luxembourg-based offshore engineering firm Subsea 7, has selected maritime contracting company…

COP26 day one: India commits to net zero by 2070

The world’s largest climate conference has begun. Leaders in politics and industry have talked up the critical importance of COP26…

Ocean Winds, Aker unveil green industrial revolution plan for Scotland

Ocean Winds and Aker Offshore Wind have unveiled a manifesto for delivering a green industrial revolution in Scotland. The ten-point…

EDP opens operations base for Moray East wind farm in Scotland

Portuguese electric utility company EDP has announced the opening of an operations and maintenance (O&M) centre for the 950MW Moray…

Sky-high potential: inside Scotland’s offshore wind projects

Environmental conditions are often among the key limiting factors in determining how effective a particular form of renewable power generation…

SSE Renewables to combine two offshore wind farms in Scotland

UK-based renewable energy company SSE Renewables is set to combine two proposed offshore wind farms in Scotland into one 'super'…