Scotsman letters

  Wind rush Dr Sam Gardner, ScottishPower’s head of climate change and sustainability, insists Government planning rules are delaying renewable energy schemes for years (28 September). He obviously doesn’t understand there is a good reason for the length of time taken for any application to work its way through the Read more…

Poem by George McEachran

A beautiful poem.  Thank you to George MacEachran for allowing us to post it on our website. Turbines loom, a stark display, Scotland’s beauty, they take away, Intruding on landscapes, we cherish so, To spare Europe’s need, they have to go. Once serene, the hillsides stood, Now disrupted, misunderstood, Turbines Read more…

Scotsman letters

  Net Zero cost The claim by Humza Yousaf that “the SNP refuses to back down over net zero” highlights the problem for the SNP in that it is now a party for the rich. The failure of the SNP/Green alliance to heed the warning from the Swedish Company Vattenfall Read more…

Clash Gour wind farm developers EDF Renewables have successfully bid for the Allocation Round 5 for the UK Government’s Contract for Difference – Forres Gazette

LOCAL wind farm developers are to receive help from the government to produce affordable energy. EDF Renewables, who secured planning consent for 48-turbine 225MW Clash Gour wind farm near Forres last year, have successfully bid for the Allocation Round 5 for the UK Government’s Contract for Difference (CfD). An EDF Read more…