Holyrood MPs to debate future of Scottish renewables

SPREEE logoThe next meeting of the Scottish Parliament Cross Party Group on Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (SPREEE) is due to take place on Thursday 30 October at 12.30pm in Committee Room 4 of the Scottish Parliament.

The meeting will also serve as the group’s agm and agenda items will include the election of group office bearers, approval of the annual return, and a discussion of the group’s future work programme.

This meeting will also feature presentations on the subject of “Where next for renewables and energy efficiency in post-referendum Scotland?”. Presenters include Andy Kerr, Executive Director, Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation.

Nominees for the positions of Convener and Deputy Convener are:


  • Sarah Boyack MSP
  • Jim Eadie MSP


Deputy Convener

  • Liam McArthur MSP
  • Jamie McGrigor MSP


Those currently nominated for the positions of Secretary are:

Secretary (Renewable Energy) and Treasurer

Gavin Donoghue, Scottish Renewables


Secretary (Energy Efficiency)

Elizabeth Leighton, Energy Saving Trust

Should any other MSP group member wish to nominate themselves for any of these positions they should email gdonoghue@scottishrenewables.com by Thursday 23 October 2014.


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