Energy news updates
Prospect senior deputy general secretary Sue Ferns said:
The Scottish Energy Strategy published by the Scottish Government this week, contains some positives steps, but has little to say on the skills issues facing the energy sector, which is disappointing according to Prospect
The threat of strike action by Prospect members at Dounreay has now been lifted, following the acceptance yesterday (December 21st) by members of an improved deal worth a minimum of 6.7% over 3 years
The government have signalled that they will make concessions on Euratom in this evening's debate on the EU Withdrawal Bill.
Ballot papers have been issued to members today (8 December) after Dounreay Site Restoration Limited failed to make an acceptable pay offer following months of negotiations. Members will be asked to support a short strike followed by an overtime ban.