Biomass produces more emissions than coal-fired plants

Power stations that burn trees as biomass fuel could be more damaging to the environment than coal-fired plants. That’s according to a new report by the RSPB, Friends of the Earth and Greenpeace, which using the Government’s own data, showed the use of whole trees could increase greenhouse gas emissions by at least 49% compared […]

Charity calls for clearer dialogue with Shell

RSPB Scotland has called on oil giant Shell to come clean over the recent spill in the North Sea last week and to open a clear dialogue to limit any damage caused. Stuart Housden, Director of RSPB Scotland said: “Communication and sharing knowledge is key at this stage, RSPB Scotland is ready and willing to […]