• THE TREND for crowd-funding has hit the renewable sector with a UK company offering investors the change to put their money into wind-power.

  • ABERDEENSHIRE FARMER Roger Glennie recently hosting an open day to showcase the newly-installed Earthmill wind turbine at his Hill Head of Ardo unit.

  • THE LOCHLUICHART Wind Farm just outside Garve in Ross-shire has been officially opened, under its new moniker 'The Spinny Turners'.

  • AFTER YEARS under Ministry of Defence restrictions, the windswept farmers and landowners of Eskdalemuir are to be allowed to put up wind turbines.

  • A British company has secured a deal with US wind turbine manufacturer Bergey to provide the UK market with an affordable, low-cost, 6 kW wind turbine.

  • A FAMILY farm in Crail, Fife, is now the site of the third WTN marque turbine to be installed in Scotland, joining the 12 others currently operating across the UK.

  • SCOTS WIND energy expert VG is actively seeking out either landowners with turbine consents in place, or landowners who believe their land to be suitable for a wind turbine, to take advantage of an enhanced turbine investment offer.

  • A 'SUPER-EFFICIENT' new turbine from Endurance has made its UK debut on a farm at Liskeard, in Cornwall.

  • SCOTTISH Natural Heritage has stepped up its scrutiny of wind turbines and their impact on wildlife, with a new e-mail reporting system to allow the public to call-in bird collisions with turbines

  • NOT MANY people can really claim that they left university and immediately transferred what they learnt through their final year dissertation into their working life, but for Jamie Wyllie of Ruchlaw Mains Farm, that's exactly what he endeavoured to do.