Plans for a new multimodal centre for manufacturing, logistics and energy on Scotland’s west coast have received support from energy company E.ON as its owners prepare the site for significant development. Hunterston Port and Resource Centre (PARC), which includes one of the deepest ports on the UK’s west coast, is being developed by Peel Ports, one of the largest port groups in the UK. E.ON will provide strategic support to assess the project’s viability and identifying a range options for providing efficient, secure and more sustainable sources of energy for customers locating on the Hunterston site. The relationship will see E.ON helping Peel Ports to develop attractive energy solutions for investors and operators on the site, with the potential for renewables facilities and innovative energy approaches. The 200 acre site is expected to attract significant interest from energy-intensive industries looking to tap into cost competitive, on-site power.
Scottish Business news 6th Feb 2018 read more »