ClimateXChange research: EIR release

Information request and response under the Environmental Information (Scotland) Regulations 2004.

Information requested

You asked for information relating to an email in a previous FOI request (202200322629). The specific request is written below.

The response to the above referenced request includes an email sent on 30th March 2022 to the Cabinet Secretary for Net Zero, Energy and Transport, which includes the following remark:

“Scottish Government plans to commission research through ClimateXChange that will assess Scotland’s security of electricity supply.”

Please provide:

  1. The above mentioned research from ClimateXChange.
  2. If the research has not yet been delivered to the Scottish Government, the date on which it was commissioned, and the expected timeframe for delivery.


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