“Bills are going to rise in all cases due to increased subsidy to renewables and nuclear (in the UK case), replacement of infrastructure and of power plants which are coming offline due to environmental regulations … How much they will rise is ultimately uncertain.” – Professor Euan Phimister

Factcheck: Higher or Lower? Scottish energy bills after independence

“There’s no explicit piece of legislation making clear how it could negotiate entry to the EU. Nor is there any precedent to the decision – Scotland would be the first country to have secured independence from an EU member state while wanting to remain a member itself.”

Scotland’s EU membership

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