National Galleries Scotland ends BP partnership

National Galleries Scotland has ended its relationship with BP in response to the climate emergency, Friends of the Earth Scotland reported on 11 November. After 2019, the BP Portrait Award will no longer tour to the Scottish National Portrait Gallery … Continued

New extension plans announced for Caithness wind farm

Boralex and Infinergy announced plans to extend the 21-turbine 90MW wind farm at Limekiln in Caithness on 11 November. The extension proposal consists of seven turbines and will increase the installed capacity by about 20MW. The extension plan is expected … Continued

Scottish Renewables investigates heat network potential

Scottish Renewables published a report entitled Potential Heat Networks in Scotland’s Seven Cities on 11 November, showing that the Scottish Government’s new Heat Networks Bill could see the equivalent of 460,000 homes heated by renewables by 2030. A total of … Continued

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