• 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.

  • SWEDISH-MADE 55kW EC Wind turbines are now available in Scotland through Absolute Solar and Wind, which has been appointed as the Scottish reseller by UK distributor UFW.

  • FARMSCALE WIND turbine manufacturer Gaia-Wind have unveiled the first UK installation of their new 'self raising tower', a hinged and motorised version of the Gaia 133 model that makes it the biggest small wind turbine that can be installed without heavy machinery.

  • "A LOT of time, money and effort can go into getting a wind turbine through planning, securing financing and then troubleshooting through the installation and commissioning phase - but having a wind turbine is a twenty year commitment and the serious work really only starts once it is up and running.

  • WE HAVE featured several 100kW Northern Power turbines in our renewables supplements over the years - but my visit to Russell Brown's Newington Farm, near Cupar, was unique in that Russell is harvesting the wind from his recently installed turbine to power cold stores for his potato enterprise.