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GFG Alliance powers up Green Highland Renewables

Tuesday 3rd April 2018 Sanjeev Gupta’s GFG Alliance set to invest further £60m in Scottish hydro-power after sealing purchase of green energy developer International energy and industrials group, the GFG Alliance, has unveiled plans to make a further investment of nearly £60m over the next two years to boost hydro-power capacity in Scotland, as it…

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Kinlochleven pupils powering ahead with green energy ideas

Kinlochleven pupils powering ahead with green energy ideas School is Scottish Champion in the Scottish robot competition Competes in UK national finals Plans to host ‘green energy expo’ on April 20 Is it a wind turbine? Is it a racing robot? Or is it means to generate green energy from hillwalkers in Lochaber? Well, if…

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Ancala Partners agrees to sell Green Highland Renewables

Unconditional agreement to sell GHR follows completion of strategy to transform the company from a hydro developer into a leading independent owner and operator of hydro power plants   – London, 4th December, 2017 – Ancala Partners LLP (‘Ancala’), the independent mid-market infrastructure investment manager, today announces the agreement to sell its hydro power renewables…

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Hydro industry finds out first-hand about Koessler turbines

  25 May 2017 Hydro developers, landowners and agents from across Scotland came to visit one of Green Highland’s completed hydro schemes and find out first-hand about their experience of using Koessler turbines. More than 40 people came to the one-day event hosted jointly last month with the Austrian manufacturer, which included a trip to…

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Mark Mathieson steps down as CEO of Green Highland Renewables

May 23rd 2017 Green Highland Renewables today announces that Mark Mathieson has stepped down from the role of CEO to pursue other interests. Duncan Whyte, Chairman of Green Highland Renewables, commented: “On behalf of the board and our investors, I would like to thank Mark for his contribution to the business over the past two…

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Green Highland Renewables pumps £55 million into Highland economy this year

Total investment tops £117 million to date, with further £40 million planned for 2017 Majority of spend on local firms Company continues innovation in delivering  ground-breaking new schemes Green Highland Renewables has pumped £55 million into the Highland economy so far this year as they steam ahead with an ambitious build programme. The Perth outfit…

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Green Highland Renewables changes gear as new finance chief joins the team

New Chief Financial Officer Stephen Hutt has joined Green Highland Renewables as the Perth developer turns its focus to acquiring existing schemes and development sites. Hutt, who made his name as the highly successful CEO of the Royal Highland & Agricultural Society of Scotland, has been tasked with helping the firm – which was acquired…

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Green Highland Renewables about to start work on Glen Affric hydro schemes

Green Highland Renewables is about to start work on two run-of-river hydro schemes in Glen Affric on land managed by  Forest Enterprise Scotland, SSE and part of Wester Guisachan Estate. The two projects, comprising a 2MW scheme on the Abhainn Gleann nam Fiadh and 1.5MW on the Allt Garbh, received full consent from The Highland…

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