Poll: Renewables is the top energy choice for Scots

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Poll: Renewables is the top energy choice for Scots

YouGov survey finds 70 per cent of Scots want to see more renewable energy developed, with 40 per cent saying they would consider installing solar panels on their own homes

A new poll published today will show that renewables are the top energy choice for Scottish people, with a large majority of Scots hoping the next Holyrood government will make renewable energy development...

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