The Highlands and Islands of Scotland has a long history of using natural resources through innovative and responsible means.

The growing renewable energy sector in the region is carrying on this tradition, benefitting as it is from some of the most extensive and diverse renewable energy resources in Europe.


Featuring pioneering marine projects, world-class wind farms and trailblazing alternative fuel technologies, these videos showcase a region which is harnessing the elements and creating the components for a sustainable future.

The 3 minute video gives a snapshot of a range of renewable energy projects across the region while the 12 minute version includes brief interviews to provide a more in-depth view of the region’s resources, skills and capabilities.

Announcement from our Chairman, David C BarclayThe World Renewable Energy Association are delighted to announce the launch of a brand-new initiative exclusively for its members. The Renewable Energy Finance Hub has been launched following the largest survey undertaken with UK businesses conducted by WoREA in conjunction with the UK Government and its partners. Reduce your businesses carbon footprint today and begin your journey towards net zero!