Scotland provides £1m for profitable solutions to protect environment

Solar Impulse Foundation is looking for 1,000 solutions that are clean, efficient and profitable

Scottish ‘pint-sized’ satellites to monitor climate change

They were launched at 4.27am from Sriharikota in India today by the Indian Space Research Organisation

Scotland awards £2.5m for oil and gas decommissioning

The decommissioning market is forecast to be worth up to £17bn by 2025

Picture of London's Big Ben and Parliament on a misty winter morning.
Energy revolution ‘risks creating two-tier economy’

A new report reveals London and Scotland are pulling ahead in adopting technologies like EVs and smart meters while the North of England and East Midlands lag furthest behind

Scottish Government announces review of air quality strategy

Recommendations will be made for future air quality policy and actions needed to meet targets to tackle pollution

Edinburgh to light up streets with LEDs

The project is expected to help the city save around £54m over 20 years

Scotland launches marine environment and climate research

It will explore the marine environment’s ability to store carbon dioxide and mitigate against the effects of climate change

Scotland ‘must consign coal heating to dustbin of history’

Scottish Renewables says 14,000 homes across the country are still heated using the polluting fuel source

Glasgow unveils plans to become Scotland’s first circular city

It has also set a target for 15% of homes to be powered by renewable energy by 2030

First power milestone for ‘world’s largest’ floating offshore wind farm

Located in Scotland, the test and demonstration project will have a total capacity of 50MW