Scotland

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
The first shipment of American fracked gas was set to arrive in a Scottish port on Tuesday, to the dismay of environmental campaigners on both sides of the Atlantic. A tanker carrying 27,500 cubic meters of ethane from U.S. shale fields had reportedly reached Grangemouth, the site of the petrochemicals plant owned by multinational corporation...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
A Transocean drilling rig was blown ashore and is now leaking oil along the coast of Scotland's Isle of Lewis. (Photo: PA)
A 17,000-ton drilling rig had broken lose and was blown ashore on Scotland's...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Update: The U.K. House of Commons on Monday voted to renew the Trident nuclear...