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Inverurie Based Renewable Energy Company Secures Six Figure Grant

RENEWABLE energy developer Current2Current Ltd (C2C) has recently secured a Scottish Enterprise R&D feasibility grant of £100,000.  The grant is a contribution towards a £260,000 R&D feasibility project the company is undertaking over the next six months.  The Aberdeenshire based … [ More ]

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ORE Catapult Setting Up Wind Blade Research Hub

Source: www.offshorewind.biz

The Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult is establishing a Wind Blade Research Hub and seeking to collaborate with a UK-based University to accelerate offshore wind turbine blade research and development activities.

The Hub is aimed at building a stronger, … [ More ]

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EDF/Innovate UK Innovation Challenge

EDF Energy is funding an Innovation Challenge to stimulate new inspection and monitoring systems. EDF Energy and Innovate UK are working in partnership to run this competition. The aim of this competition is to identify new and innovative ways to inspect [ More ]

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H2 Aberdeen wins the 2016 LowCVP ‘Grand Prix’ Award

Source: www.lowcvp.org.uk

The Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership (LowCVP) announced the 2016 Low Carbon Champions last night at the industry’s leading networking dinner, held in association with Cenex LCV2016, in Milton Keynes. The Champions Awards celebrate achievement and innovation in moving … [ More ]

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Vattenfall Names New CFO

Source: www.offshorewind.biz

Vattenfall has appointed a new Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Stefan Dohler, who is currently Senior Vice President for the Business Area Markets and a member of Vattenfall’s group executive management team, will assume the new post on 1 … [ More ]

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OPPORTUNITY: Scottish Enterprise Collaboration Prize now open for entry

Businesses are being urged to consider collaborating to achieve growth and access new markets

What is the Collaboration Prize?

The aim of the Collaboration Prize is to encourage businesses to think collaboratively and pitch an idea for a new collaborative … [ More ]

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Maersk Training Announces Ground Breaking Course For New Wind Turbine Rotorblade Technicians

Source: www.nofenergy.co.uk

The Competent Rotorblade Technician Course

Developed with support from wind industry technical experts 8.2 Aarufield, Maersk Training has launched a ground breaking new training course designed specifically at supporting the creation of a global workforce of competent rotorblade … [ More ]

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Scottish Export Hub tour

As part of the UK wide Exporting is GREAT campaign, which aims to encourage more British companies to start exporting, the Export Hub Tour dates and locations have been announced:

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DNV GL Training – “Ports and Offshore Wind: Understanding Needs, Maximizing Benefits”

Hamburg, Germany; 26 September

Ports and Offshore Wind

The course has been designed to take the attendee from an early appreciation of the offshore wind industry, through to a high-level introductory review of the vessels, equipment and transport, and installation … [ More ]

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Statoil awards two Dudgeon wind farm contracts to Peterson

Source: energyvoice.com

Statoil has handed two six-year contracts to energy logistics firm Peterson to provide support for its £1.5billion Dudgeon wind farm project in the southern North Sea.

Peterson will provide Statoil with stevedoring and ship agency services, provisions delivery, … [ More ]

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Scotland pavilion at Offshore Energy

We are pleased to announce that for the first time in Offshore Energy’s history a Scottish pavilion will be realized. Scotland now joins Iran, Italy, China and the Netherlands on the list of country pavilions.

The pavilion will be organized by … [ More ]

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