Hundreds of workers at the struggling engineering firm BiFab have marched on the Scottish Parliament in their fight to safeguard jobs and secure the future of the company.
Levels of carbon pollution from Britain’s electricity generation have almost halved in just a few years, making the country’s power system one of the world’s cleanest, a report said.
All hands to the pump.
Fife offshore fabrication firm BiFab is reportedly close to calling in administrators.
Sir, - During the recent controversial legal battle between the RSPB and Mainstream Renewable Power (MRP) over the Neart na Gaoithe (NNG) offshore wind turbines, we have witnessed via articles and adverts numerous beneficial claims by MRP in relation to local job creation and investment in Scotland associated with the £2 billion planned development.
Power generated by wind turbines provided enough energy for almost double the number of homes in Scotland last month, according to data.
Wind power generated more than double the electricity needed to power Scotland on Monday, according to environmental groups.
The world is witnessing “the birth of a new era” in solar power, with the technology growing faster than any other fuel in 2016, the International Energy Agency said.
The share of electricity generated by renewables climbed to new highs of almost 30% between April and June, while coal power fell to record lows of just 2%, official figures show.
ScottishPower has called for political support to develop more onshore windfarms after hitting a record high of power from the sector.