News and Blogs - Caithness and North Sutherland Regeneration Partnership

Weekly update, 26th November

30th Nov, 2018

Energy & Business Services: Following last week’s Offshore Wind Week Crown Estate Scotland has just published its report into future licensing rounds for offshore wind leases. http://www.crownestatescotland.com/media-and-notices/news-media-releases-opinion/timescales-and-next-steps-for-new-offshore-wind-leasing-for-scotland at the same time it has been interesting to note that Highland Council’s north planning committee this week agreed to raise no objection to the application by Moray […]

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Weekly update, 29th October & 5th November 2018

10th Nov, 2018

Energy & Business Services: I met up this week with Stephen Sutherland, Chair of Caithness Chamber of Commerce and director at JGC Engineering & Technical Services, at a tourism-related session hosted by the Chamber Board (see below for more). Stephen told me about the fantastic news that JGC has been awarded a contract by Siemens […]

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Weekly update, 15th and 22nd October

27th Oct, 2018

Energy & Business Services: Cavendish Dounreay Partnership, the Parent Body Organisation at Dounreay, made a significant announcement last week on opportunities for its workforce (https://www.gov.uk/government/news/dounreay-management-makes-long-term-employment-commitment-to-workforce), which included a commitment to “develop training and support programmes to put individuals in the strongest possible position to move into another local job with one of the growing industries […]

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Weekly update, 3rd & 10th Septmber

16th Sep, 2018

Energy & Business Services: Tomorrow (Monday 17th) CNSRP partner Highlands and Islands Enterprise, in association with the Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult and Scottish Government, is launching a programme called “Fit For Offshore Renewables (F4OR)” This  is a service to help the UK supply chain get ready to bid for work in the offshore renewable energy […]

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