A New Scottish Enlightenment
Beginning in 1979, this counterfactual speculation takes place following a Yes result in the 1979 Scottish Independence Referendum leading to the creation of the New Scottish Government.
A timeline logs the implementation of their Acts of Parliament, which aim to create an infrastructure within which citizens gain personal energy independence.
Eventually this leads to the beginnings of an alternative economic paradigm, where exchange and economy are created based on the creation, distribution and sharing of energy.






Three key elements outline the start of New Scotland. These are the outcomes from three of the significant acts of enablement:
Public Energy Act 1985
Community Energy Act 1992
Third Millennium Prize, 2000
These allow the citizens to work on individual levels, through to community levels and finally on a global level.