Here are some of the contributions made by members of the Ayrshire LACUs to this year’s ALBA Party Conference, held in Stirling between 15th and 16th October 2022. Fiona Sinclair’s speech to remit back motion five Motion Five: Addictions Policy – Equalities Team. This speech was cut short due to time constraints, but the speech… Continue reading Ayrshire LACU speeches
If you’d like to watch ALBA’s second party conference, watch it here: Saturday 15th OctoberSession 1 Saturday 15th OctoberSession 2 Sunday 16th OctoberSession 1 Sunday 16th OctoberSession 2 Contributions from Ayrshire LACUs
Jobs and industry go where the resources are. Scotland has 25% of European renewable energy resources. Westminster has set things up so that the energy from North Sea Offshore Wind will connect to the North East of England. Levelling up in England should not impoverish Scotland. A quick look at the map will make it… Continue reading Scotland should export power, not jobs…
Hydrogen can be made by passing electricity through water – an ideal use for extra electricity produced from windfarms. Spanish companies can sign deals to sell Hydrogen as fuel – why can’t Scottish companies? Scotland’s windfarms are regularly asked to shut down turbines because the UK doesn’t ‘need’ their power due to the crazy ‘market‘… Continue reading Hydrogen – part of Scotland’s future?
Kwarteng and Truss impose their ultra-Right-Wing orthodoxy on Scotland Kwarteng and Truss want to borrow an extra £72 Billion to fund tax cuts for the rich. An extra £72 Billion… With no specific plan on what to do with the money. Laissez Faire. When Scotland becomes independent, they will want to land Scotland with a… Continue reading Can Scotland afford England?
Scotland is paying for England’s electricity due to this unfair, rigged system. Scotland generates up to 106% of its power through wind alone –and the price of wind has not increased over this past year! Nevertheless, Scots are paying to subsidise England’s system… This deeply researched article show how the pricing system is rigged to… Continue reading Why is energy pricing set up to hurt consumers?
You’d never guess it from listening to BBC Scotland, but energy bills in Scotland are higher than those in Devon. So why does BBC Scotland not cover the Scottish story? Shetland News
From a civil servant under the Labour government which sold out Scotland. John Jappy Highlights include: Labour hid from Scotland the extent of the oil reserves They rushed to get the money and gave away most of the value Thatcher made the SE of England the richest area of Europe on oil wealth Oil saved… Continue reading It’s Scotland’s Oil