I’m always a little bemused why the Unionist camp in Scotland doesn’t make more of the fact that renewable energy here benefits from an enormous subsidy transfer from the rest of the UK. It must be worth about half a billion by now. This would be placed in serious jeopardy by independence. At best (a bit like with the currency) policy would be outsourced to foreign control. See my take on it in Saturday’s Daily Mail.
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