I heard the other day that the SNP have our mandate for their renewable policy. Well I do remember the elections that got them into power. I remember that Labour had bankrupted the Country, agreed the Climate Change Act and were as popular as Herpes at an 18/30s holiday resort. I remember that the Lib-Dems had really blown support from Scottish supporters by joining the Coalition with “The Conservatives”. The least popular party in Scotland since Maggie Thatcher and the Poll Tax. The SNP did not really get in on any Mandate. They got in on a protest vote against the other parties! What I certainly don’t remember is Salmond’s 100% renewables until some time after the elections. One should remember that the Coalition in Westminster was as greenwashed; remember Cameron with the huskies; and totally dedicated to Wind anyway.
Now Brian Wilson has written a great article on Salmond’s Energy Policy, or should we say the lack of one post 18th September! Read here