Alison Johnstone, Green MSP for Lothian and a member of Holyrood’s economy and energy committee, is welcoming the results of a poll showing most Scots want powers over fracking to be transferred from Westminster to Scotland.
A vast swathe of Scotland, from Ayrshire to East Lothian, has been earmarked as ripe for the controversial gas drilling technique, with the UK Government offering tax incentives to developers.…
Patrick Harvie and Maggie Chapman set out some Green reflections on the 2015 Westminster election in Scotland.
The Scottish Greens believe that Scotland’s best interests – and those of the UK as a whole – are best served by Scotland becoming an independent country. We believed that on 17 September. We believed that on 19 September. And we still believe that.
This is because we want to see Scotland flourish.…