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Consultations

Renewables Action Plan - to drive the development of renewable energy and capitalise on Scotland's natural resources to derive maximum economic benefit.

Renewable Energy Framework - for the development and deployment of renewable energy in Scotland.

Introduction of Banding to the Renewbles Obligation (Scotland) - Statutory Consultation September 2008 - banded support for different technologies, higher levels of support to emerging and less widely adopted technologies.

Statutory Consultation on Review of ROS 2008 - This consultation sought views on proposed changes to the Renewables Obligation (Scotland) Order 2007.

Statutory Consultation on Review of ROS (Support for Wave and Tidal Power) 2006 - detailed proposals for a Marine Supply Obligation.

Exempting The European Marine Energy Centre From Section 36 Of The Electricity Act 1989 - amendments to the Electricty Act 1989 to allow wave and tidal devices, with generating capacity of greater than 1 megawatt, to use testing facilities at the European Marine Energy Centre without being subject to the section 36 consents process.

Supporting wave and tidal energy in Scotland - a consultation on amending the Renewables Obligation (Scotland) Order - 2006 - exploring ways in which amending the ROS to provide additional, targeted support to help develop wave and tidal technology might be accomplished.

2005-06 Review of the Renewables Obligation (Scotland) Order - Statutory Consultation - This consultation was the second stage in the fundamental review of the Renewables Obligation (Scotland) Order ("the ROS") 2005-06.

Transfer of Scottish Renewable Obligation (SRO) Contracts Consultation - This consultation sought views on the transfer of Scottish Renewable Obligation (SRO) contracts.

2005-06 Review of the Renewables Obligation (Scotland) Order - This preliminary consultation was the first stage in our 2005-06 fundamental review of the Renewables Obligation (Scotland) Order.

Renewables Obligation (Scotland) 2005 - Statutory Consultation - This consultation outlined proposals to amend the Renewables Obligation (Scotland) (the ROS).

Securing A Renewable Future - Dating back to 2003, this consultation asked for views on proposed targets for 40% of Scotland's electricity to come from renewables by 2020.