Question ref. S6W-10124
Asked by: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party
Date lodged: 2 August 2022
To ask the Scottish Government what its position is on whether the electricity grid will have capacity to cope with demand, should its proposed ban on the use of direct emissions heating systems in new-build properties from 2024 be put in place; whether it will provide any data it has on the matter; what action it is taking to ensure that the electricity grid would be able to meet that demand; what the cost of any such action is, and who it anticipates will bear any such cost.
Current status: Answer expected on 30 August 2022