Nuclear power in Scotland
The current Scottish National Party (SNP) government elected in 2007 has a 'no new nuclear power strategy'. This position is at odds with UK government policy which in January 2008 announced the go-ah...
Wind power in Scotland
Wind power is Scotland's fastest growing renewable energy technology, with 2574 MW of installed capacity as of April 2011. Whitelee Wind Farm is the largest on-shore wind farm in the United Kingdom wi...
Wind power in Scotland - Wikipedia
HVDC Moyle
The HVDC Moyle Interconnector is the HVDC link between Auchencrosh, South Ayrshire in Scotland and Ballycronan More, County Antrim in Northern Ireland, which went into service in 2001. It is owned and...
Scottish Power
Scottish Power Ltd. is a vertically integrated energy company with its headquarters in Glasgow, Scotland. It was once a constituent of the FTSE 100 Index but in 2006 it became a subsidiary of the Span...
Scottish Power - Wikipedia
James Blyth (engineer)
Professor James Blyth MA, LLD, FRSE (4 April 1839 – 15 May 1906), was a Scottish electrical engineer and academic at Anderson's College, now the University of Strathclyde, in Glasgow. He was a pi...
James Blyth (engineer) - Wikipedia
Enterprise, Transport and Lifelong Learning Department (Scotland)
The Enterprise, Transport and Lifelong Learning Department (ETLLD) was a former Scottish Executive department responsible for economic and industrial development, further and higher education, skills,...
Scottish Hydro Electric
Scottish Hydro plc (Scottish company number SC117119) was a public electricity supplier formed on 1 August 1989 after a change of name from North of Scotland Electricity plc on that date. It was liste...
SELECT (Electrical Contractors' Association of Scotland)
SELECT, founded in 1900 as the Electrical Contractors' Association of Scotland, is the Scottish construction trade association for specialist businesses in the electrical industry.With the Unite the U...
Aggreko
Aggreko plc is the world's largest temporary power generation company, and a major supplier of temperature control equipment. It is headquartered in Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom. It is listed on ...
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List of power stations in Scotland
This list of power stations in Scotland includes current and former electricity-generating power stations in Scotland, sorted by type. Scotland is a net exporter of electricity and has a generating ca...
South of Scotland Electricity Board
The South of Scotland Electricity Board (SSEB), was formed as a result of the Electricity Reorganisation (Scotland) Act 1954. On 1 April 1955, South West Scotland Electricity Board and South East Scot...
Renewable energy in Scotland
The production of renewable energy in Scotland is an issue that has come to the fore in technical, economic, and political terms during the opening years of the 21st century. The natural resource base...
Renewable energy in Scotland - Wikipedia
400kV Forth Crossing
The 400 kV Forth Crossing is the tallest electricity tower in Scotland. It stands next to the Clackmannanshire Bridge and the Kincardine Bridge, and crosses the River Forth.The tower at the southern e...
400kV Forth Crossing - Wikipedia
ISLES project
The ISLES (Irish–Scottish Links on Energy Study) was a project to facilitate the development of offshore renewable energy sources, such as wind, wave and tidal energy, and renewable energy trade betwe...
Western HVDC Link
The Western HVDC Link is a high-voltage direct current (HVDC) electricity link currently under construction between Hunterston in western Scotland and Flintshire Bridge (Connah's Quay) in North Wales....
Forum for Renewable Energy Development in Scotland
The Forum for Renewable Energy Development in Scotland, also known as FREDS is a partnership between industry, academia and Government aimed at enabling Scotland to capitalise on its significant renew...
SSE plc
SSE plc (formerly Scottish and Southern Energy plc) is a British energy company headquartered in Perth, Scotland. It is a constituent of the FTSE 100 Index.SSE operates in Ireland and the United Kingd...
Shetland HVDC Connection
Shetland HVDC Connection is a planned high-voltage direct current submarine power cable to connect Shetland Islands to Scottish mainland. It is developed by Scottish Hydro Electric Transmission, a su...
Community wind energy
Community wind projects are locally owned by farmers, investors, businesses, schools, utilities, or other public or private entities who utilize wind energy to support and reduce energy costs to the l...
Community wind energy - Wikipedia
Wavegen
Wavegen Limited (later Voith Hydro Wavegen Limited) was a wave energy company based in Inverness, Scotland. It was founded in 1990 by Allan Thomson. It was sold to Voith Hydro in 2005, and they closed...
European Marine Energy Centre
The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) Ltd is a UKAS accredited test and research centre focusing on wave and tidal power development based in the Orkney Islands, UK. The Centre provides developers ...
European Marine Energy Centre - Wikipedia
North of Scotland Hydro-Electric Board
The North of Scotland Hydro-Electric Board (1943 - 1990) was founded to design, construct and manage hydroelectricity projects in the Highlands of Scotland. It is regarded as one of the major achievem...