• WETHERBY-BASED wind turbine installer Earthmill has been awarded the Endurance Wind Power 'UK dealer of the year' award for its customer service and expertise in helping clients resolve planning issues.

  • THREE RENEWABLE energy companies have joined forces to offer wind turbine maintenance across the UK.

  • MEDIUM-SCALE wind manufacturer, Norvento, has set a new daily generation record for its nED100 turbine at Slagnaw Farm, in Castle Douglas.

  • FARM-SCALE turbine supplier Earthmill has strengthened its Scottish operation with a new sales team.

  • WHEN THE tail end of ex-hurricane Gonzalo crossed the Atlantic last month, it put an emphatic full stop on the UK's untypically glorious summer - but it also brought a welcome burst of income for wind farmers.

  • RESULTS FROM a recent survey by UK Agriculture.com showed that the average age of British farmers is 59 - just five years younger than the national average age of retirement for men.

  • SCOTLAND'S RENEWABLES tech specialist, VG Energy, has signed a new deal with Spanish wind turbine manufacturer Norvento, becoming its first Scottish agent.

  • Farmers are driving independent wind energy provision in Scotland, according to environmental consultancy Ecodyn, which reckons falling artificial incentives will favour the growth of smaller scale projects.

  • 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.