SCOTLAND’S renewable energy expertise is in demand around the world with current projects worth more than £125 million over five years. New research has found that Scottish businesses are working in more than 40 countries in places as diverse as China, Russia, Taiwan and Cape Verde. Firms are involved in projects worth £125.3 million in 43 countries in every continent bar Antarctica – and employ staff in 22 of those countries. “This research clearly shows that Scotland’s expertise in renewable energy is in demand around the world,” said Jenny Hogan, director of policy at Scottish Renewables, whose research is published today (mon). “The stretching targets set in Scotland have meant our home-grown green energy industry has developed skills which are in demand on every inhabited continent, bringing investment and income to Scotland from across the world.
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