Scottish Government confirms £20mn electric vehicle support

On 24 June, the Scottish Government confirmed funding of £20.6mn to support the uptake of electric vehicles throughout Scotland. The announcement was made by Cabinet Secretary for Transport, Infrastructure and Connectivity Michael Matheson at the new electric vehicle charging hub … Continued

UK-Norway interconnector granted planning approval

The North Connect interconnector between Norway and Peterhead has been granted planning permission by Aberdeenshire County Council. Permission to lay a 415-mile cable with a capacity of 1.4GW was granted in a planning meeting held on Thursday 17 January. The … Continued

Scottish Green Economy Fund winners announced

SP Energy Networks has announced 13 winners of the first round of its Green Economy Fund scheme, awarding them almost £6mn in funding. Announced on 13 November, the distribution network operator said that £1.5mn had been awarded to establish Glasgow’s … Continued

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