£5mn for electric vehicle infrastructure across Lanarkshire

North Lanarkshire Council’s Environment and Transportation Committee is backing a project that could see up to £5m investment in electric vehicle (EV) charging and electricity network infrastructure across Lanarkshire. Project PACE, announced on 13 February, aims to determine optimum EV … Continued

Scottish communities reap £20mn from renewable energy

Scottish communities reaped £20mn in benefits from renewable energy businesses in a 12-month period, Local Energy Scotland confirmed on 11 February. The Register of Community Benefits, maintained by Local Energy Scotland, revealed that income generated from more than 240 renewable … Continued

NorthConnect issues ITT for enabling works

NorthConnect confirmed on 10 February that it has issued an invitation to tender (ITT) for the enabling works package at the Fourfields site near Peterhead. The works will need to prepare the area for the arrival of the converter station … Continued

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