LOOKING AROUND Lanarkshire there is no shortage of wind turbines standing in farmers' fields - but despite being a self-avowed renewable energy fan, Andrew Stewart, takes no great satisfaction at the sight.
BELIEVED to be a first-time event, a wind turbine has been erected within a single working day at Whitslaid Farm, near Lauder, in the Scottish Borders, in order to prove just how simple the process can be.
SMALL TURBINE manufacturer Kingspan Wind has welcomed the announcement of the redrawn Feed in Tariff scheme, describing the news as "very helpful in terms to provide much needed clarity and confidence to the small wind sector".
THE SCOTTISH Government has pulled the plug on two major wind farm developments - the proposed Beinn Mhor wind farm on the edge of Glen Affric, and a major development adjacent to the East Halladale Flows wild land area in Caithness.
ESPE, THE latest wind turbine manufacturer to strike an installation partnership deal with Scottish renewables powerhouse VG Energy, will have a machine on show at next month's All-Energy exhibition and conference in Glasgow.
FOLLOWING A recent visit to India to meet with RRB Energy, Scottish wind turbine installer Ecocel has announced that RRB are now offering a five year parts and labour manufacturer backed warranty as standard.