Speeches

Opening the Future Oil & Gas Aberdeen Conference

In line with my role as Shadow Energy Minster, it was my pleasure to open the Future of Oil and Gas Aberdeen Conference.  I spoke about the recent successes within the industry, stressing that we use these to springboard a continuation of improvements and innovation in the Gas and Oil industry,

This Week in Parliament: 16/04/2018

On the weekend I spent a day with my daughter cleaning up litter in Banchory. It is important that communities start to take the initiative of keeping their local environment clean by picking up litter and bringing it home with them to dispose of.

This Week in Parliament: 19/03/2018

 On Monday, I went to visit the Oil and Gas Innovation Centre (OGIC) in Aberdeen. The OGIC brings top quality research and development expertise to the oil and gas industry’s innovation challenges.

This Week in Parliament: 05/03/2018

On Tuesday I had a meeting with Airbus representatives on the First Stages of the H160 helicopter to active duty over the North Sea. I later attended the Ministerial Statement on Scotland’s plan to tackle climate change and reduce emissions.

This week in Parliament: 19/02/2018

This week in Parliament: 19/02/2018

On Monday I held street surgeries in Kincardine O’Neil and Torphins. I appreciate my constituents coming out to speak with me about issues and concerns they are facing in their communities.

Keep a Step Ahead of Winter!

Aberdeenshire West MSP Alexander Burnett urges households to ‘Keep a Step Ahead of Winter’