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The emergency budget review cut £38 million from energy efficiency and £45 million from heat in buildings. Can the minister outline what impact that will have on the delivery of our net zero targets?
Will the cabinet secretary give way?
If the cabinet secretary is so keen on interventions, will he answer this question? Did he know about the meeting and agree to it or did it happen without his consent?
Labour MSP for Edinburgh Southern
Entered the Scottish Parliament on 7 May 2016 — Election
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