Fergus Ewing MSP

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Fergus Ewing MSP

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  • Member for: Inverness and Nairn
  • Region: Highlands and Islands
  • Party: Scottish National Party

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Meeting of the Parliament 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Fergus Ewing

I can confirm that I have been in no discussions on those matters.



Meeting of the Parliament 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Fergus Ewing

Mr Don is correct. Following a meeting of the energy advisory board at which National Grid was present and was involved in discussions, the First Minister express...

Meeting of the Parliament 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Fergus Ewing

We are a net exporter. Last year, we exported 28 per cent of our electricity generated in Scotland.

Meeting of the Parliament 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Fergus Ewing

If I may say so, and with respect to the member, the best way to protect her constituents and others throughout the country is to prevent the premature closure of...

Meeting of the Parliament 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Fergus Ewing

The impact would be substantial. For example, the estimated yield of restoration coal would be 5 million tonnes in aggregate. That yield would serve to sustain th...

Meeting of the Parliament 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Fergus Ewing

I am sure that Keith Brown will respond to the specific point about the railway line. Plainly, a lot of money has been invested in the railway line on the basis o...

Meeting of the Parliament 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Fergus Ewing

I am working with members of the Labour Party and the Conservative Party in order to pursue the opportunities that Chic Brodie rightly describes. The work that we...

Meeting of the Parliament 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Fergus Ewing

The issue has of course arisen because of the higher costs. Scottish Power has set that out extremely clearly. Incidentally—this should be a matter of record—Scot...

Meeting of the Parliament 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Fergus Ewing

Yes, I am. The member mentions Europe. When Commissioner Oettinger visited Scotland, he said that, with our success in renewables and with increasing interconnect...

Meeting of the Parliament 25 March 2015 : Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Fergus Ewing

That will come as a surprise to those who, like us, are working hard to reduce the burden of extra costs on the north of Scotland. In case Mr Fraser does not know...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

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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NoDefeated

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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NoDefeated

S4M-12776 Jackie Baillie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—That the Parliament rejects the UK Governmen
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YesCarried

S4M-12763.1 Claire Baker: Post-study Work Visas—As an amendment to motion S4M-12763 in the name of H
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S4M-12763 Humza Yousaf: Post-study Work Visas—That the Parliament welcomes the publication of the Po
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S4M-12678.2 Roseanna Cunningham: An End to In-work Poverty—As an amendment to motion S4M-12678 in th
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S4M-12678.3 Neil Findlay: An End to In-work Poverty—As an amendment to motion S4M-12678 in the name
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NoDefeated

S4M-12678.1 Annabel Goldie: An End to In-work Poverty—As an amendment to motion S4M-12678 in the nam
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NoDefeated

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Motion S4M-12395.1: Fergus Ewing, Inverness and Nairn, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12384: Fergus Ewing, Inverness and Nairn, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12381: Fergus Ewing, Inverness and Nairn, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12158: Fergus Ewing, Inverness and Nairn, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12154: Fergus Ewing, Inverness and Nairn, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/01/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11878: Fergus Ewing, Inverness and Nairn, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 11/12/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11756: Fergus Ewing, Inverness and Nairn, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 01/12/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11664: Fergus Ewing, Inverness and Nairn, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/11/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11511: Fergus Ewing, Inverness and Nairn, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 12/11/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11510: Fergus Ewing, Inverness and Nairn, Scottish National Party, On Behalf of Parliamentary Bureau, Date Lodged: 12/11/2014 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S3W-06602: Fergus Ewing, Central Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/11/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S3O-06602: Fergus Ewing, Glasgow Anniesland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/11/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-00002: Fergus Ewing, Inverness East, Nairn and Lochaber, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/05/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-00001: Fergus Ewing, Inverness East, Nairn and Lochaber, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/05/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-00000: Fergus Ewing, Inverness East, Nairn and Lochaber, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/05/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-32673: Fergus Ewing, Inverness East, Nairn and Lochaber, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/03/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-32686: Fergus Ewing, Inverness East, Nairn and Lochaber, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/03/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-32674: Fergus Ewing, Inverness East, Nairn and Lochaber, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/03/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-32675: Fergus Ewing, Inverness East, Nairn and Lochaber, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/03/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-32676: Fergus Ewing, Inverness East, Nairn and Lochaber, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/03/2007 Show Full Question >>

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