Tag Archives: Cogeneration

• Scotland Awards Contracts to Make Electricity from Whiskey

Scotland Awards Contracts to Make Electricity from Whiskey

It is the spirit that powers the Scottish economy, and now whiskey is to be used to create electricity for homes in a new bioenergy venture involving some of Scotland’s best-known distilleries. Contracts have recently been awarded for the construction of a biomass combined heat and power plant at Rothes in Speyside that by 2013 […]

• Scotland: Whisky waste will power 9000 homes

Scotland: Whisky waste will power 9000 homes

WASTE from more than a dozen distilleries is set to be turned into power for up to 9,000 homes after an energy developer secured funding for its £60.5 million project on Speyside. Aim-quoted Helius Energy – in which Perthshire investor Angus MacDonald holds a 19 per cent stake – finalised financing for the scheme after […]