A UNITED States energy expert who has advised three White House administrations has warned that there is still much to be learned about fracking, the controversial technique used to extract gas from shale rock underground.
A US energy expert has highlighted the need for continual investment in research if Scotland is to develop an engineering base for the low carbon and renewable energy sector similar to that which supports the oil and gas industry.
District heating projects, city-wide energy efficient street lighting, and renewable energy technologies are set to get a major boost over the next five years as much needed investment from government and private sector increases, writes Antony Akilade.
ASKED how the experience of scoring a try on his debut for Scotland's rugby team at Murrayfield compares with the buzz he got when Cairn Energy discovered the giant Mangala oil field under his leadership, Sir Bill Gammell gives a reply that may surprise many in business.
THE pay of Mike Hickey, Wolfson Microelectronics' chief executive, dropped by nearly a quarter last year to £315,000 as the company saw its losses more than double, but he could net as much as £1.7 million for 2014.