Scotland awards £10m to fight climate change

The Scottish Government is providing almost £10 million of funding to support local action to tackle climate change. A total of 113 community-led projects have been granted a share of the Climate Challenge Fund. They include working with households to improve energy efficiency and choose lower carbon travel alternatives in Aberdeen, installing LED lighting and […]

£2.2m for community projects tackling climate change

The Scottish Government is providing more than £2.2 million for community projects that aim to cut carbon emissions and tackle climate change. It is the latest round of funding as part of the Climate Challenge Fund (CCF), with 18 projects receiving a share of the cash – taking the total amount provided so far to […]

£8m funding goes to 130 low carbon projects

Funding worth over £8m has been awarded to 130 low carbon projects in Scotland. The money comes from Scotland’s Climate Challenge Fund and ranges from £1,900 for the Edzell Village Improvement Society in Angus to £397,000 for Environmental Campaigns Scotland in Stirling. Minister for Environment and Climate Change Roseanna Cunningham said: “The Climate Challenge Fund […]