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Energy 2019-09-20

HIE responds to CfD announcement

Contracts for Difference (CfD) have been awarded to four projects in the Highl...

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Energy 2019-09-05

Argyll renewables firm expands

An Argyll renewables company is to increase its production capacity and boost ...

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Energy 2019-08-20

Offshore wind supply chain firms gather in Inverness

Representatives from more than 100 supply chain companies will gather in Inver...

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Energy 2019-08-01

£3m for Scrabster harbour project

The second phase in a major upgrade of Scrabster Harbour in Caithness has secu...

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Energy 2019-07-17

Decommissioning Challenge Fund for energy projects

Energy sector supply chain companies across the Highlands and Islands are bein...

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Energy 2019-06-28

Foula Clean Islands Energy Transition Pledge

Residents of Britain’s most remote inhabited island have stepped up efforts to...

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Energy 2019-03-06

HIE welcomes BiFab announcement

News that BiFab has been awarded a new contract to produce 100 monopiles as pa...

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Energy 2019-02-18

Region’s islands successful in EU Clean Energy fund

Six communities in the Highlands and Islands were selected as ‘pioneering isla...

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Energy 2019-01-08

Firms secure £7.7m to develop wave energy machines

Two new Scottish wave energy devices will take to the sea in 2020 following th...

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Energy 2018-11-14

Vision for Loch Linnhe subsea campus

A new vision has been created for an international, multi-use, offshore test a...

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Energy 2018-09-19

Oil and gas representatives visit Kishorn Dry Dock

More than 90 delegates from the oil and gas sector are expected to visit the d...

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Energy 2018-05-31

Wave Energy Scotland to be partner in €8m EU Ocean Energy project

Scotland’s wave energy body, Wave Energy Scotland (WES), has become a partner ...

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Energy 2018-05-01

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 bigg...

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Energy 2018-04-17

HIE welcomes BiFab investment

News that new investment has been secured for fabrication firm BiFab has been ...

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