“May I, on behalf of the Scottish Green Party (SGP), thank the Orkney electorate for the 1,104 votes that were cast for the Scottish Greens at last week’s election.”
“The Scottish election on the immediate horizon on 6 May is different, for some very basic reasons”
“The Flotta terminal has a working life left of less than a decade, but it could have an innovative future as for example a Green hydrogen hub, and we’d be delighted if that scenario transpires.”
Orkney Islands Councillor John Ross Scott has joined the Scottish Greens and hopes to stand for the Party in next year’s council elections.
“Physical developments could be constrained by the surveillance that is introduced. Very significant negative impact. “
“As your readership will be aware, we have an election coming up on 6 May 2021.”
“The implementation of RET in Orkney is now an urgent requirement to assist recovery from the COVID pandemic, to help restore our ailing tourism sector “
Orkney Greens have voiced their concerns in that two sites in Orkney: Scapa Flow and North Orkney, are not included as Special Protection Area sites in the Scottish Government announcement.
” had we been able to field a candidate on a job-share basis we would have done,”
“A Clean and Green Orkney should show Scotland the way ahead.”