Fergus Ewing

Scotland Approves New Wind Farm

Scotland approved the construction of a new 64.6 MW wind farm in the country’s south, while at the same time refusing the construction of another. Scotland’s Energy Minister, Fergus Ewing, announced on Monday that consent had been given to PNE WIND UK Limited to construct a wind farm of 19 turbines … [continued]

Scotland Generates Record Level Of Wind-Driven Electricity

New figures have shown that Scotland continues to generate record levels of wind-driven electricity, again breaking its quarterly record in the first quarter of 2015. The Scottish Government released new energy generation figures on Thursday, showcasing the country’s continually impressive wind electricity generation figures. According to the new data, Scotland generated … [continued]

Scottish Electricity Generation Plan Underway

  A new Scottish Government report has made it clear that the country can make its targets of meeting the country’s electricity needs by 2020 from renewables and thermal generation progressively fitted with carbon capture and storage. The Scottish Government aims to develop an electricity generation mix built around four … [continued]