Tag: power

£10M boost to Islay’s electricity network

SSEN Distribution’s £10m project to upgrade the electricity network on Islay, promising to ‘increase resilience and keep the power flowing’, is all set to start this month.

Fuel poverty set to break the 50 per cent barrier in Hebrides

Modelling by fuel poverty campaigners Energy Action Scotland show 57 per cent of people in the Western Isles will be spending over 10 per cent of their income on energy – after housing costs have been deducted – the official definition of being fuel poor

Time to talk, says council chief

Argyll and Bute Council is starting up a working group for developments at Dunbeg involving a number of agencies and area representatives to include Oban community council. The first meeting will be next month.