Scottish network operators respond to Covid-19 crisis

SSE signed the C-19 Business Pledge to support the UK through the coronavirus pandemic and the recovery efforts on 27 March. The pledge aims to unite the business community during the crisis by supporting employees, issuing advice to customers and … 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

Scottish National Transport Strategy sets out 20-year vision

Transport Scotland published its National Transport Strategy on 5 February, which sets out a vision for Scotland’s transport system for the next 20 years. The strategy is aiming to reduce inequalities, acknowledge climate action, deliver inclusive economic growth and improve … Continued

ReFLEX Orkney project moves to demonstration stage

The European Marine Energy Centre announced on 4 February that the ReFLEX Orkney project has moved from the feasibility to demonstration stage. Funded by UKRI through the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund, the project is aiming to integrate electricity, transport and … Continued

Scottish National Investment Bank legislation passed

Legislation to establish a Scottish National Investment Bank was by the Scottish Parliament on 21 January. The Bill for an Act of the Scottish Parliament to require the establishment of the Scottish National Investment Bank was introduced by the Cabinet … Continued

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