Patrick Harvie, Scottish Green MSP for Glasgow, has today (3 Aug) written to the conveners of two key Holyrood committees, urging them to conduct an inquiry into the impact of recent UK Government decisions on Scotland’s renewable energy and climate change targets.
In recent weeks a range of measures have been announced by Conservative ministers, including scrapped subsidies for new onshore wind developments, cutting back on payments for solar and ending both the Green Deal and the Zero Carbon Homes plan.…
THIS week we witnessed the people of Greece take a kicking from the Troika bullies. These representatives of a neoliberal status quo, which punishes citizens for the inevitable consequences of bankers’ irresponsibility and government complicity, have cast a dark cloud over Europe.
I, like many others, have begun scratching my head, searching for answers to the question facing us now – how do we achieve a fairer, sustainable future within this EU?…