Approval of Jackdaw gas field would benefit Shell not public, campaigners say

Activists staged a protest urging the government to ‘stop the expansion of oil and gas production’

‘Scotland’s first’ biomethane HGV refuelling station opens near Glasgow

The filling station is predicted to be able to refuel nearly 450 HGVs a day

Cows ‘could bring clean heat to 750,000 UK homes’

Almost 109 biomethane green gas production sites are currently connected to Britain’s gas grid, new report suggests

Edinburgh sets new ambition to be a Million Tree City by 2030

Edinburgh already outstrips other Scottish cities by having more trees per head of population, with more than 730,000 urban trees compared to around 519,000 residents

Edinburgh starts rollout of on-street EV charging points

All the new chargers in residential streets are expected to be up and running by spring 2022

Edinburgh commits to becoming a sustainable food city

It has become a signatory to the International Glasgow Food and Climate Declaration

Edinburgh proposes low emission zone for city centre

If approved, it would be implemented in spring 2022 but penalty enforcement would only start in 2024 following a two-year grace period

Gravity energy storage project lifts off in Edinburgh

The £1m demonstrator project will use underground shafts and massive weights to store energy

Edinburgh sweeps ahead with launch of new electric vehicle

The council – which is said to be the first local authority to roll out the electric sweeper – is estimated to save £18,000 a year in fuel compared to its diesel counterparts

Fabrication begins on Gravitricity’s £1 million trial energy storage demonstrator

Winch specialist Huisman has now begun creating the gravity-based equipment, which will be trialled early next year in Edinburgh, Scotland