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Energy

Highlands and Islands supply chain set to shine at All-Energy 2018

Thirty-four of the region’s businesses will take centre stage at the UK’s biggest renewable energy exhibition and conference in the SEC, ...

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HIE welcomes BiFab investment

News that new investment has been secured for fabrication firm BiFab has been welcomed by Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE), which o...

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Energy

Cause to be upbeat about energy engineering

Gavin Mackay, HIE's head of energy industries, reflects on the opportunities and challenges facing the region's energy sector.

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Energy

Contract for Orkney campus

A £5.39m construction contract has been awarded for the development of a new Research and Innovation Campus in Orkney.

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Energy

Wave energy project awarded £2.5m

An innovative project in Scotland to develop a system that converts wave movement into electricity has been awarded £2.5m by HIE subsidia...

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Floating decommissioning market study published

Energy ports and supply chain companies across Scotland are expected to benefit from a new study published today (5 February) into decomm...

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Energy

£60 million fund open for low carbon projects

A £60m fund to keep Scotland at the forefront of low carbon innovation is now open for applications.

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HIE invests in ambitious Shetland engineering firm

A Shetland boat building and engineering company has increased its workforce and is set to expand internationally as orders for workboats...

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Energy

Scottish energy ports capability directory is launched

A new dynamic Scottish ports directory aimed at the energy industry has been launched today (21 November).

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Energy

WES shapes future innovation calls

HIE subsidiary, Wave Energy Scotland, is seeking to invest up to £320,000 in four short projects that will help shape its future research...

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Energy

Orkney’s Sustainable Energy Strategy unveiled

A Sustainable Energy Strategy for Orkney was launched as part of the official opening of the world leading Surf ‘n’ Turf project.

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WES takes steps to harness the waves with new control systems funding

Wave Energy Scotland (WES) has just announced over £660K of funding for 13 new projects aiming to develop innovative control systems for ...

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Energy

Scottish Marine Renewables Conference in Inverness

A two-day conference in Inverness is playing host to experts in marine energy at an exciting time for the sector.

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Expanded Dales Voe Base and a vision for future

Representatives from the offshore oil and gas industry, government agencies, port users and stakeholders were given an insight into opera...

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Wave energy information to be shared online

People interested in tracking progress in developing Scotland’s wave energy technology can now access a new online library, launched toda...

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Energy

Award boost for Thurso engineering firm

A Thurso based engineering firm has secured an industry accreditation award that will boost its reputation internationally and help attra...

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Oil production vessel to be decommissioned in Shetland

Dales Voe in Shetland is to be used for the decommissioning of the Buchan Alpha, a semi-submersible moored floating production vessel (or...

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HIE's new energy director

Economic and community development agency, Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE) has appointed a new director of energy and low carbon....

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