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Daily Archives: October 10, 2008

Community renewable projects win seal of approval

Community renewable projects win seal of approval

10/10/2008, by in

COMMUNITY Energy Scotland is taking a lead role in assisting the development of a wide variety of projects across Shetland.One example is the new and innovative approach to community wind energy projects. With no access to the national electricity grid, emphasis is being placed on small schemes ai... Read more...

Council accused of incompetence

Council accused of incompetence

10/10/2008, by in News, Public Affairs

By NEIL RIDDELLA COUNCILLOR has hit out at the “serial incompetence” demonstrated by the leadership of the SIC, which could cost taxpayers in Shetland over £8m with nothing to show for it, and has reported the matter to Audit Scotland.Lerwick South member Jonathan Wills estimates that arou... Read more...

CLAN 1,2,3 appeal banks first £50,000

CLAN 1,2,3 appeal banks first £50,000

10/10/2008, by in News

By ROSALIND GRIFFITHSTHE SHETLAND CLAN 1,2,3 appeal has just broken the £50,000 barrier. The appeal for a new cancer centre in Aberdeen was launched at the end of July and has seen widespread support across Shetland from both individuals and groups.Donations have been made directly to the appe... Read more...