Scotland's SNP Embraces Renewable Energy


While the European Union remains preoccupied with the slow unraveling of its economy, in Britain the conservative government of Prime Minister David Cameron is grappling with another political trauma closer to home.  Cameron’s nightmare?   An upcoming referendum on Scottish independence, which conceivably could end the United Kingdom in its present form by severing Scotland’s 305-year-old political union with England. After the Scottish National Party won an overall majority in the devolved parliament elections in…

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