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Tag: renewables

UK coalition’s ‘green credentials’ in tatters as Huhne refuses to clarify...

By a Newsnet reporter  The SNP has attacked the UK government after Lib Dem Energy Secretary Chris Huhne refused to confirm an earlier commitment...

Majority of people in UK oppose new nuclear plants

By G.A.Ponsonby Almost sixty per cent of people in the UK are against the building of new nuclear power stations, according to a newly...

UK energy policy sabotaging Scotland’s renewable potential

by a Newsnet reporter It has been revealed that preliminary findings of a study carried out by energy regulator Ofgem fatally undermine the UK...

SNP pressure forces Westminster to release Scotland’s fossil fuel levy fund

By a Newsnet reporter  The UK government has backed down in the row over Scotland’s fossil fuel levy fund after an announcement today confirmed...

Business chief criticises Citigroup for “alarmist” Scottish renewables report

By a Newsnet reporter The Director General of the Institute of Directors (IOD) has attacked what he described as an “alarmist” report that called...

International energy firm hails Scotland’s renewables investment

By a Newsnet reporter  World leading energy company Global Energy Group has applauded the Scottish Government’s role in attracting major investment into Scotland’s renewable...

“No need for nuclear” as MSP urges more countries to follow...

Investment in Scotland’s renewable sector will boost economic growth and substantially reduce our carbon emissions Parliament will be told in a member’s debate tonight. Caithness,...

Boost for renewables as Scottish energy company rejects nuclear

By G.A.Ponsonby  Scotland’s renewables industry has received a huge boost after the country’s biggest energy company announced its withdrawal from plans to build a...

Salmond demands action on ‘disgraceful discrimination’ of electricity grid charges

By G.A.Ponsonby First Minister Alex Salmond has attacked the delay in addressing what he described as the “disgraceful piece of discrimination” that sees Scottish...

Wind Farms; Feasible or Folly?

by Mark McCann If you live in Scotland, you can't fail to notice our landscape is changing. Wind farms are everywhere you look, springing...