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St Andrews Guardbridge project wins £11 million of European funding


27th March 2015. The green light has been switched on for the development of an innovative energy centre at Guardbridge, led by SHFCA member University of St Andrews. Social Justice Secretary Alex ...

http://news.scotland.gov.uk/News/Fife-scoops-euro-millions-for-regeneration-17e7.aspx  Link to external site


Scotland within a whisker of achieving 50% renewable generation target


24th March 2015. Statistics published by DECC show Scotland has almost met its 50 per cent renewable electricity target a year ahead of schedule. The provisional Renewable Electricity Generation 2014 ...

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/low-carbon-economy-size-and-performance  Link to external site


Good progress but much more to do to fulfil Scotlandís CO2 reduction ambitions


24th March 2015. A new report published by the UK Committee on Climate Change (CCC) concludes that Scotland has continued to make good progress towards meeting ambitious targets to reduce greenhouse ...

http://www.theccc.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/Scotland-report-v6-WEB.pdf  Link to external site


Arctic sea ice maximum reaches lowest extent on record


19th March 2015. The National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC) has issued an update on winter sea ice conditions in the Arctic Ocean. This year's maximum Arctic ice extent is the lowest in the ...

http://nsidc.org/news/newsroom/arctic-sea-ice-maximum-reaches-lowest-extent-record  Link to external site


Hydrogen Office in Methil will host Toshiba's first hydrogen research project outside Japan


18th March 2015. Toshiba Corporation of Japan has announced that it will participate in the Levenmouth Community Energy Project in Fife, Scotland, a major 4-year project to investigate the potential ...

http://www.toshiba.co.jp/about/press/2015_03/pr1801.htm?from=RSS_PRESS&uid=20150318-3618e  Link to external site


Scottish Government announces £21 million for community ownership of energy projects


17th March 2015. Five projects across Scotland will benefit from more than £20 million in funding from the Local Energy Challenge Fund that will help reshape how energy is delivered and used in ...

http://news.scotland.gov.uk/News/-21-million-for-community-ownership-of-energy-projects-1751.aspx  Link to external site


FCH-JU releases new McKinsey study on Commercialisation of Energy Storage in Europe


18th March 2015. This report focuses on how current and new storage technologies can contribute to the effective integration of intermittent renewable generation such as wind and photovoltaic into ...

http://www.fch-ju.eu/sites/default/files/CommercializationofEnergyStorageFinal_3.pdf  Link to external site


Aberdeen launches Europe's largest hydrogen bus fleet


11th March 2015. The UK’s first hydrogen bus refuelling station has been officially opened in Aberdeen. The depot at Kittybrewster uses a 1MW electrolyser to produces hydrogen from electricity, ...

http://www.aberdeeninvestlivevisit.co.uk/News1131.aspx  Link to external site


ITM Power announces £4.9m Strategic Investment by JCB


12th March 2015. SHFCA member ITM Power, the energy storage and clean fuel company, has announced that J.C.B. Research and Valebond Consultants Limited, a company wholly owned by Jo Bamford have ...

http://www.itm-power.com/news-item/4-9m-strategic-investment-by-jcb-in-itm-power  Link to external site


AFC Energy Signs Milestone 50MW Deal for Deployment of Fuel Cells in South Korea


10th March 2015. SHFCA member AFC Energy plc has announced the signing of a milestone 50MW Deal with Samyoung and Changshin for the Commercial Deployment of Fuel Cell Technology in South Korea. This ...

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