Onshore work on Caithness offshore wind power cable project nears completion – Scottish Energy News

The Caithness-Moray transmission reinforcement project represents the largest investment in Scotland’s northern energy infrastructure since the heyday of the big hydro power development era of the 1950s. The Caithness-Moray project is centred on a 100 mile underground and subsea cable running beneath the Moray Firth, using High Voltage Direct Current Read more…

Biofuels worse for climate change than gas, U-M study says

The multi-billion-dollar U.S. biofuels industry — promoted and expanded for more than a decade by the federal government — may be built on a false assumption, according to a University of Michigan study published Thursday that is sure to stir all sides in the contentious debate over the industry. http://www.freep.com/story/news/local/michigan/2016/08/25/u-m-study-biofuels-worse-climate-change-than-gasoline/89265358/