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  1. Wave Energy Scotland to be partner in €8m EU Ocean Energy project

    Posted: May 31, 2018 - 1:16 pm

    Scotland’s wave energy body, Wave Energy Scotland (WES), has become a partner in the €8 million, EU-funded project, ‘DTOcean+’ (May 31st). This new project will create advanced open source software to optimise the efficiency and effectiveness of wave and tidal energy systems. WES will lead the Stage Gate Design section of the project, providing valuable […]

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  2. £5 million additional funding for Stirling and Clackmannanshire

    Posted: May 31, 2018 - 12:36 pm

    City Region to receive £50.1 million in total from the Scottish Government (May 31st). Additional investment of £5 million will be made by the Scottish Government in the Stirling and Clackmannanshire City Region. The extra funding, which is in addition to £45.1 million of investment in the deal, will mean the Scottish Government is investing […]

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  3. Sharc Energy Systems reaches funding goal

    Posted: May 31, 2018 - 12:27 pm

    The innovative district heating scheme at the Clyde Gateway regeneration project in Glasgow has reached a crucial landmark with £3.7 million funding now in place (May 31st). Construction is expected to begin “in a few weeks”, according to Sharc Energy Systems, the Midlands-based green energy firm who will use its revolutionary waste water heat recovery […]

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  4. Ferry company CalMac says it wants to take over Scotland’s trains

    Posted: May 31, 2018 - 11:21 am

    CalmMac has told MSPs it would like to take over Scotland’s trains (May 31st). The firm’s chairman David McGibbon told Holyrood’s Economy and Communities Committee that the company had indicated to Transport Scotland it was interested in the possibility of taking over the rail network. The Scottish Government is examining the suitability of existing public […]

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  5. Section of Thistle Street to close for sewer work to stop flooding

    Posted: May 31, 2018 - 11:04 am

    A section of the Capital’s Thistle Street will be closed to traffic for up to ten days to enable Scottish Water to carry out repairs to the local sewer network (May 30th).c From Tuesday June 5 it will close from the junction with Frederick Street to the junction with Thistle Street NW and SW. The […]

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  6. Hampshire council kicks off £400m framework

    Posted: May 31, 2018 - 9:53 am

    Hampshire County Council is planning to launch a new £400m construction framework (May 30th). Up to six contractors are expected to be appointed to the deal, which will be used mainly for extension, refurbishment and alteration work on existing schools. There is also the option for work on NHS, police and fire service properties under […]

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