News & Events

As the Committee undertakes this project – gathering evidence, meeting stakeholders, and producing its final report – you can keep up-to-date with all of its work, outreach efforts, and meetings in the section below:

News and Events

22 December 2017
EVENT UPDATE: Report of Engagement Event in Dumfries now Available

The first of the Inquiry’s engagement events was held at at Easterbrook Hall in Dumfries on 8 November 2017.  A number of issues were raised by members of the local community who attended, including wind energy, education, housing, energy affordability and public participation in planning.  The report of the event can be found here.



12 October 2017
EVENT: Inquiry to Hold Engagement Event in Dumfries

The Inquiry Committee will be holding its first engagement event at Easterbrook Hall in Dumfries on 8 November 2017. These evidence sessions present the opportunity for communities across Scotland to raise energy issues that impact on their lives with the Committee, and directly inform the Inquiry’s final report.

Venue: Easterbrook Hall, The Crichton, Bankend Road, Dumfries DG1 4TA, Scotland


12 October 2017
EVENT: Inverness Event Postponed

Due to unforeseen circumstances the event scheduled for 18 October 2017 at the Spectrum Centre has been postponed until further notice.



15 June 2017

EVENT: RSE Launches Major Inquiry into Scotland’s Energy Future

The RSE has officially launched its major Inquiry into Scotland’s Energy Future with an event attended by representatives from government, industry, media, academia, and the third sector.

Venue: The RSE, 22-26 George Street, Edinburgh, EH2 2PQ