90% of Scottish power demand now powered by renewables

New figures published on 26 March have shown the equivalent of 90% of Scotland’s electricity consumption is now sourced from renewable – an increase of 14% year-on-year. Scotland has a target of 100% by 2020. Cara Dalziel, Policy Officer at … Continued

Community energy group launches Covid-19 fund

Point and Sandwick Trust, a Western Isles organisation that funds and supports development of community projects, announced on 23 March that it will divert all of its additional income to set up a pandemic support fund for the local community. … Continued

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