Scotland's energy options. SCOTONOMICS EP 67:

Primary Author or Creator:
Chris Cook
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Length (Pages, words, minutes etc...)
47:26 minutes
Fast Facts

Energy: It is too expensive, too much of the profit disappears from the local community and of course, too much of it is currently generated from fossil fuels. 

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"Using the successful Danish example of local "natural" energy grids, Chris from Island Power discusses how the Danes moved away from a national grid and how Scottish communities can do the same. Chris discusses his specific ideas for a new local and more democratic approach to energy supply and generation that provide plenty of food for thought on how we democratise Scotland's energy."