Lerwick Port Authority has entered its first collaboration agreement aimed at providing support for the development and operation of a major floating offshore wind farm with ESB, the Irish energy company.
Hjaltland Housing Association Ltd is thrilled to announce the commencement of its Staneyhill project after securing £20 million in funding from the Scottish Government's Housing Infrastructure Fund (HIF).
SNZ member CASE Shetland will be making the journey south to attend BE-ST Fest ‘23 on the 1st of November which we’re incredibly excited about. An opportunity to see what’s happening at the cutting edge of the journey to zero carbon.
Local engineering alliance, Norn, was awarded around £100,000 from Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE) to accelerate plans to deliver major floating offshore wind contracts and large-scale energy projects.
Shetland Heat Energy and Power (SHEAP) were pleased to welcome Patrick Harvie, the minister for zero carbon buildings and representatives from the Scottish Government Heat Network Fund to their offices on Tuesday.
Watching the Viking wind turbines go up in the Central Mainland these last few months, people are reminded that Shetland is again hosting a large energy project, yet the direct financial return for the local community – in comparison to the expected profits for the developer – is rather limited.