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Energy UK comments on Scottish Government's energy strategy

In response to the publication of the Scottish Government's energy strategy, Energy UK issued the below statement.

Lawrence Slade, chief executive of Energy UK, said:

“We welcome this comprehensive strategy for the future of the Scottish energy industry. This strategy will be achieved through the energy industry’s continued innovation and the leadership provided by the Scottish Government.

“The Scottish Government has always set challenging decarbonisation targets as well as looking to develop an energy efficiency programme both to the benefit of customers and the environment. We look forward to working with them to develop an energy efficiency programme and ensure the planning system can help deliver the required investment across the board and realise the benefits of low cost onshore wind.”

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