Posts Tagged ‘Alex’

‘Mad Alex’: Donald Trump letters abuse Scottish ex-first minister

Messages sent before his White House campaign show US president-elect harassing Alex Salmond over windfarms Donald Trump harangued the former first minister of Scotland as “Mad Alex” and accused him of being on a “march to oblivion” in a series of increasingly angry and eccentric letters about windfarms he claimed were blighting his Scottish golf […]

Alex Salmond brands Trump ‘loser’ after judges reject windfarm appeal

Trump hits back at ‘hasbeen’ former first minister after losing appeal against planning permission for offshore turbines near Aberdeenshire golf course He may be the clear poll leader in the Republican presidential race and have been found by his doctor to be in “astonishingly excellent” health, but the singular charms of Donald Trump have failed […]

Alex Salmond’s green energy target for independent Scotland unviable – study

SNP leader’s ambitious goal of meeting 100% electricity demand from renewables by 2020 will flounder without UK’s support Alex Salmond could be forced to abandon his ambitious 100% green energy target if Scotland votes for independence, a team of academics has warned. The group of energy specialists from four universities across the UK argues that […]

Alex Salmond accused of misleading parliament again over renewable jobs claim

ALEX Salmond is facing fresh calls to apologise to Parliament for misleading MSPs, this time over green jobs in Scotland. View full post on Wind Power News

Alex Salmond’s wind farm delusion

Last year, in an interview with the Today programme, the chief executive of National Grid told the show’s no doubt stunned listeners that they would have to get used to not having electricity as and when they wanted it. View full post on Wind Power News

Scottish independence: Alex Salmond takes step back from oil fund

ALEX Salmond has appeared to back away from claims he could set aside 1 billion a year in an oil fund over the first 20 years of an independent Scotland. View full post on Wind Power News

Donald Trump accuses Alex Salmond of wanting to destroy Scottish coast

Billionaire attempts to derail wind farm plans with letter to first minister – and by ceasing work on Aberdeenshire golf resort Donald Trump has written to Scotland’s first minister, Alex Salmond, accusing him of being “hell-bent on destroying Scotland’s coastline” with wind turbines. Trump, who opposes plans for an offshore wind farm to be built […]