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Is Clean Energy Investment at Risk if Scotland votes Yes?

Reviewing the BNEF study by Kieron Stopforth

By Roy L Hales

It is only a matter of hours before the Scots vote on whether to become an independent country. According to a new report by Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF), a yes vote will lead to uncertainty. Though the independence minded government supports renewable energy, this does not insure that dollars will follow. BNEF has just issued a report called “Clean Energy Investment ay Risk from Scottish Referendum Vote.” My question: Is Clean Energy Investment at Risk if Scotland votes “Yes”?

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