Anti-nuclear policy won’t help us meet climate goals

Torness - end of the line for nuclear energy in Scotland

The Westminster government has finalised its list of potential sites for the UK's next generation nuclear of power plants, and Scotland is conspicuous by its absence. This should come as no surprise given the antipathy towards nuclear energy voiced by Holyrood in recent years. However, with the publication of the list, the finality of our anti-nuclear policy is now clear.