15 January 2021
A NEW offshore wind farm's first turbine has now been installed.
14 January 2021
HUNDREDS of Wester Ross homes were without power this afternoon after a fault on the local grid.
04 December 2020
THE potential of the emerging hydrogen economy in the Highlands has come under the spotlight of the local authority.
18 November 2020
Port of Cromarty Firth enters partnership with international leader in floating wind
19 October 2020
Energy supply chain companies in the the Highlands will benefit from a new group helping them to secure work from the offshore wind sector.
16 October 2020
The data shows the region suffered 173 power outages in the past month with each incident lasting an average of 5.7 hours.
08 October 2020
Highland residents using LPG for heating are being urged to prepare for winter by filling their tanks and checking their boilers.
25 September 2020
Councillors have acknowledged Highland Council’s ongoing efforts to reduce its carbon footprint over the past year.
20 September 2020
An ongoing drive to reawaken a sleeping Wester Ross giant to secure well-paid jobs and high-end contracts is gathering momentum.
08 September 2020
A WESTER Ross port which sustained thousands of jobs at its peak has welcomed a new visitor.
01 August 2020
Homes and businesses across an area of Wester Ross are to benefit from an upgrade aimed at making their power supplies ready for winter.
30 July 2020
Civil engineering firm RJ MacLeod has been named main contractor for SSE Renewables' 103-turbine Viking Wind Farm in Shetland.
18 July 2020
PEOPLE looking for help hooking up to the electricity network are being alerted to a grant programme which could help meet 75 per cent of the cost.
07 July 2020
HOME school may be out for summer, but an enterprising Ross girl isn’t letting that stop her thinking of ways to tackle the future's big challenges.
06 July 2020
A £1.2 million project that includes construction of a new substation 'will improve' reliability of the power supply in hundreds of Wester Ross homes.
26 June 2020
A multi-million pound project for a satellite launch site in Sutherland as a key part of the UK’s growing space sector has taken a step forward.
26 June 2020
EFFORTS to better manage electricity demands during maintenance or faults have prompted calls for Wester Ross communities to join a special webinar.
21 June 2020
Individuals, small businesses, charities and voluntary groups are being encouraged to apply for education and training support funding.
26 May 2020
MORE than 450 homes and businesses were left without power in part of Ross-shire this afternoon after a fault on overhead power lines.
04 May 2020
The shocking moment a giant crane – destined for the Cromarty Firth and Moray East offshore wind farm – collapses was caught in a YouTube video.