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Social and Economic Specialist Receptor Group

Published: 19 Jul 2019

The Social and Economic Specialist Receptor Group is concerned with evidence gaps related to any potential social and economic impacts of offshore renewable developments.

Published:
19 Jul 2019
Social and Economic Specialist Receptor Group

Membership of this group includes:

  • Marine Scotland Marine Analytical Unit
  • Marine Scotland Planning & Policy
  • Marine Scotland Science
  • Scottish Government Energy Directorate
  • Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH)
  • Joint Nature Conservation Committee (JNCC)
  • The Crown Estate Scotland (TCES)
  • Scottish Renewables
  • Scottish Enterprise
  • University of St Andrews
  • University of Aberdeen
  • University of Strathclyde
  • University of Edinburgh

This group has worked together to identify and prioritise evidence gaps associated with consenting offshore renewable developments, which are detailed in the ScotMER Socio-economic Evidence Map. This map is undergoing a review and will be available for download shortly.