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Work begins on Glenrothes Energy Network

Scottish Construction Now! Summary A ground breaking ceremony has taken place to mark the beginning of construction for a state-of-the-art energy centre at RWE’s Markinch CHP biomass plant in Fife. Glenrothes Energy Network is a £24 million collaborative local heat scheme between Fife Council...


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Engie looks to power up in Scotland after key hire

Scott Reid, The Scotsman Summary Energy and services firm Engie is gearing up for expansion in Scotland following the appointment of a regional boss for its regeneration business. Brian Pettigrew was previously group operations director for Robertson Partnership Homes – part of Robertson...


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Glasgow heat firm eyes Aberdeen energy sources

David McPhee, Energy Voice Summary Aberdeen’s rivers and seas are being eyed up by a Scottish renewable’s company as a lucrative energy resource. Dave Pearson, director of Glasgow based cooling company Star Renewable Energy, yesterday said his firm could harness the power of the Don, the Dee...


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COMMERCIAL FOCUS: New £24m district heating scheme in Fife will bring power to the people

Anthony Harrington, The Herald Scotland Summary Fife Council has begun work on one of Scotland ’s largest district heat networks. The scheme, which has already attracted a great deal of attention and interest, is fairly unique as it utilises the availability of an existing large biomass...


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Agenda: Ideas for seasonal thermal energy storage

Dr Daniel Friedrich, The Herald Scotland Summary It’s not news, but Scotland uses six times more energy for heating in winter than in summer. Storing energy to meet that enormous demand fluctuation used to be the preserve of the distinctive gasometers which dotted city skylines. As...


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District heating network to be installed at Edinburgh housing development

Hawthorne Boyle, Scottish Housing News Summary Arc-Tech (Scotland) Ltd has embarked on its first major district heating contract for a new residential development located in Craigmillar, Edinburgh. Greendykes, located just south of Niddrie Mains Road, is being delivered on behalf of the City...


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Ameresco Delivers Energy Savings Projects to Four Colleges in Scotland

Press Release, Business Wire LONDON & FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--( BUSINESS WIRE )--Ameresco, Inc., (NYSE:AMRC), a leading energy efficiency and renewable energy company, and provider of energy infrastructure solutions, today announced that its UK operation was awarded and delivered a £3...


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Scotland launches £60m business fund for low-carbon innovations

Matt Mace, Edie The LCITP programme has already supported 16 low-carbon projects, backing them with more than £40m in collective funding Summary Businesses in Scotland can now access a £60m fund to scale projects that can help deliver the nation's low-carbon heat, energy and vehicle...


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Energy plant to heat area within months

Tristan Stewart-Robinson, Clydebank Post Summary A NEW energy plant will start creating heat for Clydebank within months and make the town the “greenest in Scotland”, it has been announced. Planning permission was granted just before Christmas for the energy centre at Queens Quay, the first...


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Scottish wastewater plant boosts self-sufficiency with CHP

Tildy Bayar, Decentralized Energy Summary In our first decentralized energy success story of the new year, a wastewater treatment plant in Scotland achieved 85 per cent energy self-sufficiency in 2017. Scottish Water’s Seafield Wastewater Treatment Works (WwTw) increased its on-site...