Scottish Government invests £8.7m in green infrastructure projects

One of the projects will be a district heat network using heat from a waste water treatment works

Offshore wind ‘could bring to Scotland similar economic benefits to oil and gas’

Agency predicts the recent ScotWind announcement will lead to the creation of thousands of new jobs

Scottish Government pledges £2bn spent on climate crisis investment

The Scottish Budget has allocated £350 million to decarbonise the heating of one million homes

COP26 Live: Women should be central to tackling climate crisis, Nicola Sturgeon says

The First Minister announced further action on tackling the impacts of climate change on gender

Scotland eyes up to 12GW of additional onshore wind by 2030

The new proposals could create 17,000 green jobs

Nicola Sturgeon pledges “fastest possible transition” away from oil and gas

The Scottish Government is set to announce a new Energy Strategy next year

Climate action groups call to postpone COP26

The Climate Action Network suggests vaccine inequity, unaffordable accommodation and travel challenges could lock out many developing countries COP26 delegates

Scotland to invest £70m in new recycling infrastructure

The fund aims to support local authorities to take forward projects that increase recycling performance

Scottish Government ramps up offshore wind target to 11GW by 2030

The government has also adopted a new plan for suitable areas for commercial-scale offshore wind projects.

New EV project to deliver up to £2.6m of savings for Scottish taxpayers

Project PACE is also estimated to potentially save £310m on connection costs if rolled out across the UK