Crown Estate Scotland
A marine energy company has unveiled a ground-breaking project to produce Scotch whisky distilled by tidal power in the Sound of Islay.
Published 22 February 2021
Crown Estate Scotland is reviewing the option structure for its ScotWind Leasing process after similar auctions in England and Wales resulted in higher than expected prices.
Published 12 February 2021
Perth-based property consultancy firm Bidwells has been successful in securing a further term as managing agents for Crown Estate Scotland’s coastal portfolio.
Published 15 January 2021
Port of Cromarty Firth has signed a Letter of Intent with offshore wind floating foundations company IDEOL which could create well in excess of five hundred new Scottish construction jobs.
Published 18 November 2020
New research launched by Crown Estate Scotland shows how Scotland’s ports and harbours can "tap into the huge potential" created by the development of offshore wind, as the organisation announced £0.5 million for the sustainable development of the sector.
Published 3 September 2020
An airfield site in Montrose could host a major renewable-led commercial development after it was acquired by Crown Estate Scotland.
Published 30 June 2020
A major new partnership between North Ayrshire Council and Crown Estate Scotland aims to unleash the economic potential of North Ayrshire’s stunning coastline has been launched.
Published 19 June 2020
Scotland's seabed is being opened up for new wind farm projects for the first time in a decade with the launch of a new round of leasing by Crown Estate Scotland.
Published 10 June 2020
Crown Estate Scotland has published a three-year plan which includes a £70 million investment in support of coastal community regeneration, green energy and sustainable food production
Published 2 April 2020
Developers will have to agree on supply-chain commitments when applying for offshore wind leases, under steps to increase the number of contracts staying in Scotland.
Published 16 January 2020
New proposals have been unveiled to boost the next generation of offshore wind projects in Scottish waters.
Published 22 May 2018
A new Bill has been submitted to the Scottish Parliament outlining the long-term future of land and property management organisation Crown Estate Scotland.
Published 26 January 2018
The potential economic benefits of developing more floating wind projects in Scotland is to be examined in a new study led by Crown Estate Scotland (CES).
Published 11 January 2018
Crown Estate Scotland – the body that manages leasing of the seabed – is to start discussions with industry, government and interested organisations to prepare for potential new offshore wind leasing.
Published 7 November 2017
Two Scottish renewable energy projects which will power more than one million homes have been awarded 15-year contracts after a UK government auction.
Published 11 September 2017