Scottish Renewables



Building sector responds to General Election result

Trade bodies from across the construction sector have been reacting to the Conservatives winning an ...

Published 13 December 2019

Scotland’s largest offshore wind farm wins at Scottish Green Energy Awards

Beatrice Offshore Wind Farm has been handed a top award by Scotland’s renewable energy industr ...

Published 9 December 2019

Construction of Neart na Gaoithe offshore wind farm begins as Dundee nets ‘incredible’ turbine deal

Financial close has been reached on the Neart na Gaoithe (NnG) offshore wind farm heralding the star ...

Published 28 November 2019

Scottish Renewables: Scotland ‘poised for Scandi-style heating revolution’

The Scottish Government’s new Heat Networks Bill could see the equivalent of 460,000 homes h ...

Published 11 November 2019

Scottish Renewables sets out green energy manifesto for next UK Government

The next UK Government has been urged to commit to a package of measures to support Scotland’s ...

Published 7 November 2019

Political ban on energy market access risks planning approval for almost 50 wind farms

A new report warned that wind farms risk losing vital planning permission unless a political ba ...

Published 1 November 2019

Green energy projects shortlisted for Scottish Renewables awards

Scotland’s largest offshore wind farm, projects using hydrogen to store power and four green e ...

Published 16 October 2019

Scottish Renewables releases document setting out benefits of renewable energy

Scottish Renewables has released a document which sets out renewable energy's contribution to Scotla ...

Published 23 September 2019

Scottish Property Federation and Scottish Renewables reveal Budget wish lists

Amendments to a business rates policy and support for renewable energy are at the forefront of Scott ...

Published 11 December 2018

Planet’s most powerful tidal turbine wins at Scottish Green Energy Awards

Scotland’s world-leading tidal energy sector and Dundee’s new V&A museum were among ...

Published 7 December 2018

V&A and Aberdeen events venue make Scottish Green Energy Awards shortlist

Dundee’s new V&A museum and Aberdeen’s new Exhibition and Conference Centre, which are both ...

Published 9 October 2018

Scotland outperforms UK in reducing emissions, report finds

Scotland continues to outperform the rest of the UK in reducing its greenhouse gas emissions, but su ...

Published 24 September 2018

UK government announces biennial clean energy auctions from 2019

UK energy and clean growth minister Claire Perry has announced a major support package for industry ...

Published 23 July 2018

Building industry and planners set to give Planning Bill evidence

Holyrood's local government and communities committee will continue to examine the Planning (Scotlan ...

Published 6 March 2018

Final climate change plan published to reduce emissions by 66% by 2032

A Climate Change Plan which sets out in detail how Ministers intend to meet the target of reducing e ...

Published 1 March 2018