First, it is a scandal that we are having to discuss fuel poverty in energy-rich Scotland. That in itself clearly shows the failures of the current system, which Westminster Governments, past and present, have presided over. I was filled with some dread when I read Jackie Baillie’s motion, because it mentions reform of the energy market. Why does that fill me with dread? As has been...
I am talking about members of the board, who direct policy—the folk with real influence—who moved from Parliament on to the boards of the big six after Labour’s last reforms. Let us look at some of the issues that we face. There has been a lot of talk about price rises, but let us look at the fact that incomes—particularly those of the very poor and very vulnerable in...
With the profits—the taxation raised—from Scotland’s energy, we can ensure that we eradicate not only fuel poverty but poverty as a whole. Does Mr Johnstone not think that that would be a good thing?
Scottish National Party MSP for Aberdeen Central
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