BUSINESS

Scottish Investment Bank announces record year

SIB announces record year, supporting more companies than ever before in 2017/18.

The Scottish Investment Bank, Scottish Enterprise’s investment arm, has

Michael Russell: rural Scotland ‘hit hardest’.

‘No deal’ could raise electricity bills.

The UK Government must immediately change course to mitigate against the worst impacts of Brexit,

Increasing our energy export potential

In-market specialists to boost links with five markets.

Five international market specialists are to be appointed to support Scottish companies to

Investment in rural tourism

Projects to benefit from £3 million funding.

Some of Scotland’s most iconic, rural tourist sites will receive funding for new facilities

BP to develop Vorlich field in North Sea

New North Sea development targeting 30 million barrels of oil equivalent.

BP announced today that approval has been received from the

Scotrenewables welcomes investment for new turbine

New investment in preparation for new turbine build.

Scotrenewables welcomes new investment and director appointments ahead of starting a new turbine

Increased capacity for Northern Isles freight services

Extra vessel to start services this weekend.

A third freighter has been chartered for the Northern Isles to address the immediate

Oil and gas sales increase

Increase of 18.2% during 2017-18.

Oil and gas sales value in Scotland has risen by 18.2% between 2016-17 and 2017-18, according

Shetland identified as optimal location for large scale decommissioning

Ultra-deep water port location revealed.

Scotland’s supply chain could be set to win more large scale decommissioning projects, after Dales Voe

First Minister hails ‘ground-breaking’ Scottish offshore wind farm at official opening

Pioneering wind farm will “turbocharge” the growth of low cost sector, says CEO.

The First Minister of Scotland today (Friday, September

Energiekontor AG is granted permission for 12 wind turbines

Energiekontor is granted the planning permission for its first onshore wind project in Scotland.

The Bremen-based Energiekontor AG has obtained the

Food and drink tourism in Scotland

Plan to increase food and drink tourism.

A new plan to develop food and drink tourism in Scotland will aim to deliver an

Edinburgh and South East City Region Deal

£1.3 billion investment given the green light.

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon will formally sign off the Scottish Government’s investment in the

Scottish protected food names under threat

Call for the UK Government to protect famous Scottish produce.

Urgent action is needed from the UK Government in Brexit talks

Beatrice offshore wind farm produces first power

Beatrice wind farm off the Caithness coast has generated power for the first time, operator SSE said on Thursday.

Beatrice has

Orbex will launch orbital vehicles from the newly-announced spaceport in Sutherland

Rockets to launch small satellites into orbit using renewable fuel.

Orbex has announced that it has secured £30 million in public

Cefetra to create base at Port of Rosyth

Cefetra plans Scottish expansion with Forth Ports.

Following an extensive review and consultation with its customers, leading agricultural specialist Cefetra Ltd

Pilots for inshore fisheries management

New fisheries management arrangements to help ensure that coastal communities make the most of their waters are to be trialed

Scottish National Investment Bank - Benny Higgins is appointed as strategic adviser

Former Tesco Bank CEO appointed as strategic adviser.

The First Minister has appointed Benny Higgins as the strategic adviser for the

Funding for offshore wind

£2 million grant to support offshore innovation.

Up to £2 million of funding to encourage innovation in the offshore wind sector