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General

Scottish Government

Scottish Government, Energy

Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA)

Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH)

Marine Scotland

Office of the Gas and Electricity Markets (OFGEM)

UK Trade & Investment (UKTI)

Department of Energy & Climate Change (DECC)

Department of Food & Rural Affairs (DEFRA)

Crown Estate

Carbon Trust

Ofgem

National Grid

Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC)

Ernst & Young - Renewable Energy Country Attractiveness Indicies 

 

Renewable World - A registered charity tackling poverty through renewable energy

Embrace My Planet - The campaign to support renewables

 

Renewable Energy Statistics

Scottish Government - Amount of electricity generated by renewable sources: 2000 - 2009 (Scotland only)

Scottish Natural Heritage - Renewable Energy Trends and Statistics

Digest of United Kingdom energy statistics (DUKES)

DECC Regional Renewable Energy Statistics

DECC Load Factor data

 

Wind

 Onshore Wind Guidance

Good Practice During Wind Farm Construction Guidance (SNH, SR, SEPA, FCS)

SNH Onshore Wind Energy

Forestry Commission Scotland - Policy on Woodland Removal

SNH - Floating Roads 

SNH - Windfarm footprint maps

 

Wind energy Associations

RenewableUK 

European Wind Energy Association

American Wind Energy Association

 

Community Engagement 

Scottish Government Community Engagement Action Plan

Scottish Government - Community Renewable Energy Toolkit

Planning Advice Note 3/2010 Community Engagement

 

Hydro 

British Hydropower Association (BHA)

European Small Hydropower Association (ESHA)

International Hydropower Association (IHA)

Water Framework Directive

Water Environment and Waters Services Act

 

Marine

Saltire Prize

Marine Energy Road Map

Scottish Natural Heritage

Joint Nature Conservation Committee (JNCC)

Marine Management Organisation (MMO)

Marine Energy Action Plan 2010

Technology Strategy Board (TSB)

Energy Technologies Institute

Scottish Government, Energy

Marine (Scotland) Act 2010

European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC)

EMEC Standards

European -Ocean Energy Association

 

Planning

Scottish Government - The Planning System in Scotland

Planning Aid Scotland

The Royal Town Planning Institute

Circular 2/2009: The Town and Country Planning (General Permitted Development) (Domestic Microgeneration) (Scotland) Amendment Order 2009

Circular 2/2010: The Town and Country Planning (General Permitted Development) (Domestic Microgeneration) (Scotland) Amendment Order 2010

Addendum To Circular 8/2007: The Environmental Impact Assessment (Scotland) Regulations 1999

The Environmental Impact Assessment (Scotland) Regulations 1999

Strategic Environmental Assessment for Development Planning; The EnvironmentalAssessment of Plans and Programmes (Scotland) Regulations 2004

The Environmental Impact Assessment (Scotland) Amendment Regulations 2002 Review of Old Mineral Permissions (ROMPs)