SNP MEP and sole Scots member of the European Parliament's Energy Committee, Alyn Smith has presented a ground-breaking rewnewable energy initiative to the European Parliament.Read more
SNP MEP and sole member of the European Parliament's Energy Committee, Alyn Smith has welcomed the news that Energy Commissioner Gunther Oettinger is willing to revise the legislative form of the European Commission's proposal on the safety of offshore oil and gas platforms.
SNP MEP Alyn Smith has called for more ambition on energy efficiency after a new EU deal on energy efficiency was agreed.Read more
Alyn Smith, SNP MEP has today (Wednesday) hailed the publication of the EU's Renewable Energy Strategy post 2020 as a "massive opportunity for Scotland" which "fits hand in glove" with our own domestic agenda.Read more
Scotland’s sole representative on the European Parliament’s Energy Committee Alyn Smith MEP has today (Monday) reacted with alarm to reports that the UK Chancellor George Osborne is to demand “massive cuts” to renewable energy. Alyn has written to the Chancellor seeking reassurances that the support mechanisms for renewables will remain in place in order to give investors long term security.Read more
Exchange Of Views In European Parliament's Energy Committee Slates Proposals
SNP MEP and sole Scots MEP on the European Parliament's Energy Committee Alyn Smith has questioned the need for the proposed Offshore Oil and Gas Safety Regulation, and been assured by European Commission representatives that they want to see "improvements, but no disruption to existing best practice" in the North Sea.Read more
EU 2050 Energy Roadmap Discussed In Energy Committee
Alyn Smith, SNP MEP and sole Scots member of the European Parliament’s Energy Committee has today (Wednesday) highlighted the significance of energy security in the EU’s long-term energy goals.
Alyn Smith MEP, member of the European Parliament's Energy, Industry and Research Committee, has congratulated Aquamarine Power for winning a top European award from European Commission in Brussels last night.Read more