Cash-strapped Shona Robison burns through 80% of cash raised through selling off Scotland’s seabeds ‘on the cheap’ – Express

The Scottish Government has been accused of “burning through” 80% of cash it raised by selling off Scotland’s sea beds on the cheap. The SNP Executive has previously been lambasted for auctioning off valuable spots for offshore wind farms for a set price.  https://www.scottishdailyexpress.co.uk/news/politics/cash-strapped-shona-robison-burns-32556926

Updated data – Stephen Lucking

These documents are partly to update previous data but also in an attempt to show the amount of capacity that is now being proposed by developers on S36 schemes. On several schemes there are proposals for battery energy storage so some schemes appear twice in some lists. Some of the Read more…

Scotsman letters

  No rural benefit Tom Ballantine (letter of March 2) made the claim that “the wider costs and benefits of the higher charges arising from the use of wind farms in place of cheaper fossil fuels for generating electricity” were ignored by those in rural Scotland. Once more this highlights Read more…