Proposals for a wind farm near the village of Glenbarr in West Kintyre have been announced by independent renewable energy firm Burcote Wind. Comprising 26 turbines, each with an installed capacity of 3 megawatts, the project could generate sufficient electricity to power 58,000 homes. Read more
Green energy firm Burcote Wind has launched a new website to keep people informed about proposals for a wind farm at Benshinnie, Dumfries and Galloway.
Commenting on the latest GDP statistics for Scotland, the Scottish Building Federation has called for further Government action to prevent further falls in output from the construction industry over the coming months. Read more
Scotgold Resources lodges its planning application for Scotland’s first commercial goldmine. Read more
Scottish Enlightenment philosophers like David Hume laid the foundations for an Indian identity, a conference this week supported by British Council Scotland will hear.