Tag Archives: Renewable Energy

A summer of learning and sharing as Scotland leads the way in offshore floating wind farms

This summer has been particularly busy for our marine energy team.  We’ve been out on site to view the construction of the Beatrice offshore wind farm as well as hosting a visit from Japanese officials and their advisers interested in learning … Continue reading

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Supporting low carbon technologies with All Energy

Earlier this month SNH hosted a stand at the All Energy Conference in Glasgow. All Energy is the UK’s largest renewable energy trade show and is an ideal forum through which we can promote good practice, meet with developers and … Continue reading

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Wind farms for life

Becky Rae, our graduate placement for Planning & Renewables looks at the legacy for young people in Scotland of planning onshore wind farms in perpetuity. The Scottish Planning Policy (SPP), published by the Scottish Government in June 2014, identifies a … Continue reading

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United Nations Climate Change Conference

Susan Davies, our Chief Executive, takes a look forward to the 21st United Nations Conference on Climate Change (COP21) in Paris starting on Monday, and how SNH is playing its part. Climate change presents one of the biggest challenges to … Continue reading

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