The Scottish Greens have reiterated their call for more national and local investment in district heating schemes – a mature technology used far more widely to heat communities in other European countries.
Speaking in a debate at Holyrood, Lothian MSP Alison Johnstone highlighted the success of the Combined Heat and Power schemes at the University of Edinburgh, and the potential of large development sites such as at Fountainbridge for new, future-proof schemes.…
Ofcom’s decision to grant UKIP priority status in May’s European elections is an insult to Scotland, writes Patrick Harvie.
Most of us who have watched Nigel Farage’s frequent appearances on BBC Question Time over the last 4 years would be forgiven for thinking that TV broadcasters already treated UKIP as “one of the club”. But now Ofcom has declared that, for the purposes of broadcasting in the run up to the European elections, UKIP is now officially up there.…