September 3rd, 2019 | by Joshua S Hill
Independent Scottish developer Muirhall Energy announced Monday that construction has begun at the Crossdykes Wind Farm, an important step in the company's effort to deliver Scotland's first subsidy-free onshore wind project
July 15th, 2019 | by Joshua S Hill
Scotland's wind energy output soared in the first half of 2019, according to new figures provided by WeatherEnergy and highlighted by WWF Scotland, generating enough electricity to power 4.47 million homes for the same six months --- enough to power all the homes in Scotland and much of the North of England as well.
November 13th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
New figures publicized on Monday by WWF Scotland have revealed that wind energy generated the equivalent of 98% of the country's electricity demand in October, or enough electricity to power nearly 5 million homes across the country
May 22nd, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
New plans have been unveiled to lease the seabed around Scotland for a "new generation of offshore wind projects" that proponents of the technology hope will not only provide further and solid energy independence for the country but would also create incredible new jobs and investment.
December 14th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
Wind energy in Scotland provided more than three-quarters of the country's entire electricity demand in November, according to new figures published by WeatherEnergy and highlighted by WWF Scotland.
July 24th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
Record wind energy generation in Scotland in June helped boost the figures for the first half of the year, resulting in wind generating enough electricity to supply the electrical needs of 124% of Scottish households between January and June.
May 17th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
A legal ruling in Scotland has given second life to as much as 2.3 gigawatts worth of offshore wind farms that had previously been halted due to concerns over their impact on migratory seabirds.
April 4th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
The winds blew strong in Scotland throughout March, apparently, as new figures show that wind turbines in Scotland generated record levels of electricity, so much so that on average, wind generated enough to supply the electrical needs of 136% of Scottish households.
March 6th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
New data published this week shows that wind power output in Scotland jumped by more than two-fifths compared to the same period a year earlier, and generated more than Scotland's total electricity needs on four separate days
January 10th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
The generation of electricity from wind energy provided several records across the United Kingdom, and Scotland in particular, over the Christmas period -- including delivering enough power for all of Scotland's electricity needs for four days straight.
February 9th, 2016 | by Joshua S Hill
Scotland’s wind power output got “off to a flying start” in January, supplying 1,125,544 MWh of electricity to the National Grid. [&hellip
July 7th, 2015 | by Joshua S Hill
Scotland’s wind energy industry continues to astound observers, with the most recent figures from June showing that wind generated more [&hellip
June 9th, 2015 | by Joshua S Hill
Citing new record wind figures from May across Scotland, WWF-Scotland has called upon the UK Government to rethink its plans [&hellip
March 17th, 2015 | by Joshua S Hill
New polling numbers from Britain’s YouGov has found that 71% of Scottish adults are in favor of the continued development [&hellip
January 9th, 2013 | by Zachary Shahan
Here’s some top clean energy, dirty energy, and climate change news from the past couple weeks (beyond what we’ve [&hellip
August 16th, 2012 | by Joshua S Hill
Global renewable energy developer Mainstream Renewable Power announced late July the submission of plans for a 450MW offshore wind [&hellip
April 22nd, 2012 | by Zachary Shahan
Other than our 15 or so wind energy stories from the past week, here’s some more top wind energy [&hellip
April 4th, 2012 | by Zachary Shahan
Scotland finalized consent for a 370-MW(!) wind farm on Shetland, the government announced today. The wind farm is projected to power up [&hellip
February 6th, 2012 | by Zachary Shahan
Other than our 60+ stories from the past week, here are a few more noteworthy ones worth a look or [&hellip
January 3rd, 2012 | by Zachary Shahan
Scotland-based utility SSE revealed today that it now has over one gigawatt (GW) — 1,000 megawatts (MW) — of [&hellip