Planning & Environment

The Scottish Government’s draft Onshore Wind Policy Statement accompanies the consultation on the draft Scottish Energy Strategy. Responses to both are invited by 30 May. The existing policy of supporting deployment of onshore wind will continue, with the aim of achieving climate change targets at the lowest cost. While the draft Statement supports the need… Read more »

Renewables

The development side of the Hydro market has been hit by the reduction to the FIT’s, but that doesn’t mean all activity needs to stop and so we should look to the secondary market for activity. Speaking to various people both in Scotland and London it seems there is plenty of appetite for investment into… Read more »

Renewables

We are delighted to once again be exhibiting at All-Energy – come visit us at stand F20 on the 10 or 11 May. Our market leading Renewables Group comprises more than 30 specialist lawyers working across our offices in Edinburgh, Glasgow and Aberdeen. Click here to meet our All-Energy 2017 team. Brodies Renewable Energy Survey… Read more »

Renewables

On Thursday 23 February, The Scottish Government published Energy In Scotland 2017 which includes their 2015 figures for electricity generation –  some interesting statistics. You would be hard pushed to criticise the increase in generation by renewables and the move away from reliance on fossil fuels. Setting aside the sensitivities around aspects of the infrastructure… Read more »

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