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Scotland renewable electricity needs EfW, say engineers

Scottish first minister Alex Salmond’s proposal to generate all the country’s electricity from renewable sources will fail because of an over-reliance on wind and solar power, the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) has warned.