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Go-ahead for £2 billion Neart na Gaoithe offshore windfarm: 500 direct jobs and clean energy for Scotland

Mainstream Renewable Power has welcomed today’s decision (Wednesday, 19 July 2017) by the Court of Session in a long-running judicial review brought by the RSPB of a planning decision by Scottish Ministers. The decision clears the way to proceed with the 450MW Neart na Gaoithe offshore wind farm.

Offshore Wind Accelerator Competition: Sub-sea Inspection Methods

Call for entries from technology suppliers able to address technical challenges relating to sub-sea weld and grout inspection for offshore wind farms with both monopile and jacket structures.

GRANFUNDING FOR MANUFACTURERS FROM ZERO WASTE SCOTLAND

Zero Waste Scotland is now inviting grant applications for projects up to £1,000,000 which will drive forward innovative, sustainable or more collaborative approaches to working in manufacturing, as part of the wider £18m Circular Economy Investment Fund.

New Perth hydrogen refueller announced

Scottish Transport Minister Humza Yousaf announced five projects across Scotland have been successful in bidding for finance from the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) into innovative hubs which support the shift towards active or low carbon modes of travel and transportation.

Business Loans Scotland

Business Loans Scotland offers gap funding up to a maximum of £100k to small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) within our geographic area of operation where public sector funding (including Business Loans Scotland’s contribution), would not exceed 50% of the total funding package.

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SR Solar Conference & Exhibition 2017
Sep 6-Sep 6 | Edinburgh
Improving Waste Management, Implementing a Circular Economy in the UK
Sep 19 | Central London
Meet the Buyer
Sep 28-Sep 28 | Glasgow
Priorities for developing energy efficiency in Scotland
Oct 5-Oct 5
Energy: North of the Border
Nov 16 | Glasgow

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Go-ahead for £2 billion Neart na Gaoithe offshore windfarm: 500 direct jobs and clean energy for Scotland Offshore Wind Accelerator Competition: Sub-sea Inspection Methods GRANFUNDING FOR MANUFACTURERS FROM ZERO WASTE SCOTLAND New Perth hydrogen refueller announced Business Loans Scotland

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