“As part of this, we are seeking a postdoctoral Research Fellow to join the team and investigate next-generation technologies for hydroacoustic and coordinated measurement. “
“For us here in Orkney and in the other two islands authorities, this document fails to deliver on the Islands Act. “
“What is the future for Orkney’s Farming and Fishing sectors? “
Success of Orbital Marine Power’s O2 “a proud moment for Scotland and a significant milestone in our journey to net zero. “
Orbital Marine Power’s O2, the world’s most powerful tidal turbine,has commenced grid connected power generation at the European Marine Energy Centre in Orkney.
“Strong international partnerships will be critical to developing Scotland’s hydrogen economy and delivering our net zero objectives. I look forward to further collaboration between France and Scotland in the continued development of this work.” Michael Matheson
This important archaeological project involving The Archaeology Institute of the University of the Highlands and Islands, ORCA (Orkney Research Centre for Archaeology), St Andrew’s University and members of the community is funded by Heritage Lottery Funding.
Growth in energy supply from different sources since 1800 CE (Credit: ourworldindata.org)
“I regard this as a once in a generation opportunity, a transformational project that would deliver a major boost for our local economy – creating jobs and business opportunities throughout our islands.” James Stockan, Leader OIC
Costa Hill, Evie- the site of the world’s first wind turbine which connected to the Grid.
Orkney produces 120% of its energy needs through renewables. It is also a major international testing site for new developments particularly in marine renewables.