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Economy, Energy and Tourism Committee 22 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 22, 2015


Dennis Robertson

Following on from Gordon MacDonald’s point, I wish to refer to figures that many of you have mentioned in the past. There is potential—we use the word “potential”—for 25 per cent of Europe’s...



Economy, Energy and Tourism Committee 22 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 22, 2015


Dennis Robertson

I mean regardless of how much we want it. Are you saying that it depends on the investment?



Economy, Energy and Tourism Committee 22 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 22, 2015


Dennis Robertson

I am sure that other members would like to come in, but I have a final question. Do you have a timescale?



Economy, Energy and Tourism Committee 22 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 22, 2015


Dennis Robertson

We are looking at the development of sustainable new technologies that will not have benefits for just one part of the British islands but ensure the sustainabili...



Economy, Energy and Tourism Committee 22 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 22, 2015


Dennis Robertson

That is interesting. Do any other witnesses wish to comment on the relativity of spending?



Economy, Energy and Tourism Committee 22 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 22, 2015


Dennis Robertson

Given the scenario that you have outlined, why do you think that there has been reluctance to make that investment? Maybe I should ask first whether there has bee...



Economy, Energy and Tourism Committee 22 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 22, 2015


Dennis Robertson

I am happy for you to separate the figures.



Economy, Energy and Tourism Committee 22 April 2015 : Wednesday, April 22, 2015


Dennis Robertson (Aberdeenshire West) (SNP)

Good morning. I return to Stephen Wyatt’s point about £300 million not being a particularly large investment compared with the investment in other types of techno...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 April 2015 : Tuesday, April 21, 2015


Dennis Robertson

The cabinet secretary has mentioned the hubs. Can she reassure us that as many venues as possible will be fully accessible, not just to people from poorer backgro...



Meeting of the Parliament 21 April 2015 : Tuesday, April 21, 2015


Dennis Robertson

I fully appreciate and understand what Liz Smith says, but people in the communities that I am talking about have seen that not as a barrier but as a challenge an...

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S4M-12994 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing (Scotland) Bill—That the Parliament agrees to
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S4M-12878 Michael Matheson: Prisoners (Control of Release) (Scotland) Bill—That the Parliament agree
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S4M-12857.2 John Swinney: Scotland’s Economy and Finances—As an amendment to motion S4M-12857 in the
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S4M-12857.1 Jackie Baillie: Scotland’s Economy and Finances—As an amendment to motion S4M-12857 in t
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S4M-12857 Gavin Brown: Scotland’s Economy and Finances—That the Parliament notes that the Scottish G
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S4M-12776.4 John Swinney: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the n
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S4M-12776.3 Gavin Brown: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the na
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S4M-12776.1 Willie Rennie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the
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S4M-12776.2 Patrick Harvie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the
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S4M-12776 Jackie Baillie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—That the Parliament rejects the UK Governmen
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Motion S4M-12946: Dennis Robertson, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 14/04/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12913: Dennis Robertson, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/04/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12912: Dennis Robertson, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 07/04/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12707: Dennis Robertson, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12701: Dennis Robertson, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12675: Dennis Robertson, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12672: Dennis Robertson, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 16/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12558: Dennis Robertson, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12388: Dennis Robertson, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12296: Dennis Robertson, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4O-04261: Dennis Robertson, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 21/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-04133: Dennis Robertson, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/03/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03968: Dennis Robertson, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/01/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03916: Dennis Robertson, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/01/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03865: Dennis Robertson, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 17/12/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-23513: Dennis Robertson, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/12/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-23509: Dennis Robertson, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/12/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03789: Dennis Robertson, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/11/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03484: Dennis Robertson, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/08/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03464: Dennis Robertson, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/08/2014 Show Full Question >>