Could Scotland ever be the Saudi Arabia of Wind?

In terms of electricity, the UK has sold off its state-owned generators and so would have to adopt the licence and tax model to profit from renewable electricity. So has it auctioned licences to build wind farms and charged the companies royalties?

No, it pays developers insane subsidies to operate in the UK!

A marvellous and accurate report has come to our notice that we know you will enjoy. Written by JACK W. PONTON (FREng, FIChemE) of the Scientific Alliance and printed in Scottish Energy News.

The Difficulty of Making Money from Wind Generated Electricity

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saudiOur First Minister claimed Scotland could become the Saudi Arabia of Wind but we should consider that other attributes of Saudi Arabia and wonder whether the attraction is that of a total centrist control of the Country run by a monarchy where all senior posts are given to those related to the ruler or part of the ruling party. A country where women are second class citizens and public execution is normal punishment. Is this a case of arise King Alex?


About Dougal Quixote

Slightly mad. Always believes a cup is half full so continues to tilt at Wind Turbines and the politicians that seem to believe it is their god given right to ruin Scotland for a pot of fool's gold.
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