A 100ft underwater turbine that is destined to be part of the world’s first tidal power array has been successfully deployed in the sea around Orkney this week, signalling a major step forward for the global marine renewable energy industry.
Keith Anderson, ScottishPower’s Chief Corporate Officer, said: “ScottishPower has participated fully in Ofgem’s review of transmission charging to ensure the correct arrangements are in place".
ScottishPower has received approval from the Scottish Government for its plans to mitigate the landscape and visual impacts of the Beauly - Denny overhead line in certain locations within the Stirling area.
ScottishPower Renewables, the largest developer and generator of onshore wind power in the UK, has concluded the acquisition of Middleton wind farm, near Newton Mearns, from RWE npower renewables.
ScottishPower has been successful in an innovation competition run by Ofgem to secure funding for a pilot project that will utilise new technology to enhance the operation of local electricity networks.
ScottishPower has completed repairs to the electricity network in the South of Glasgow ahead of schedule, following a deliberate fire that caused substantial damage to high voltage power cables earlier this month.
A £50m investment by Belfast Harbour to develop a new terminal for the assembly of offshore wind turbines is providing a major boost for the Northern Ireland construction and aggregate sectors.
SCOTTISHPOWER has secured the Strategic People Development Project of the Year Award at the fifth annual Hr NETWORK (Scotland) National Awards 2011, held on 17th November.
Following the major fire that was deliberately started by criminals near junction 25A of the M8, ScottishPower has confirmed that the substantial damage to two of its high voltage power cables will take more than a fortnight to fully repair.
Following his appointment to become a member of the Glasgow Economic Leadership Board, Frank Mitchell, CEO of ScottishPower Energy Networks, addressed the 14th State of the City Economy Conference today.
ScottishPower has achieved the highest placing of UK energy companies* in the first ever published CRC (Carbon Reduction Commitment) Energy Efficiency Scheme Performance League Table.
Following its manufacture and testing in Leith, ScottishPower Renewables’ new P2 Pelamis wave power device set sail for the European Marine Energy Centre in Orkney today.
Port Ellen primary school pupils on Islay got their creative juices flowing this week during an interactive workshop with popular children’s author Vivian French.
ScottishPower today re-affirmed its support for the UK Government’s groundbreaking ‘midata’ programme, which aims to give consumers better access to their personal data held by private companies.
East Anglia Offshore Wind, a 50-50 Joint Venture between ScottishPower Renewables and Vattenfall, today confirmed it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with both International Port Holdings and Associated British Ports.
Shareholder remuneration policy maintained with new round of Iberdrola Flexible Dividend programme allowing scrip dividend payments.
The achievements of 87 Glasgow school pupils have been celebrated at a ceremony where they were presented with bronze awards for participating in the Duke of Edinburgh’s Awards.
ScottishPower today announced it was ending the selling of energy products on the doorstep. The energy company’s field agents will cease doorstep sales on 30th November 2011.
The CCS Consortium comprising ScottishPower, National Grid and Shell, has today responded to the decision by the Department of Energy and Climate Change not to proceed with the construction phase of its Carbon Capture and Storage competition.
ScottishPower has given a Winter Price Guarantee that it will not increase its standard prices for gas and electricity over the winter months, extending until at least 1st April 2012.