Tomorrow (Friday) is the date the CEE Bill was due its second reading in the House of Commons after Greens MP Caroline Lucas presented the Bill in Parliament in September, but the pandemic impacted parliamentary process postponing the second reading.
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The programme is called Green Impact and staff can through an online toolkit.
Local residents and campaigners are now calling on the Highland Council Pension Fund to divest from fossil fuels ahead of the UN Climate Conference COP26, due to be held in Glasgow this November.
The Regional Land Use Partnerships will be piloted in Cairngorms National Park, Highland Council, Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park
North East Region (Aberdeenshire and Aberdeen City Councils) and South of Scotland (Dumfries and Galloway and Scottish Borders Councils).
Members of the council’s Corporate Resources Committee last week agreed that ‘Carbon Budgeting’ recommendations arising from the Economy and Infrastructure Committee should be considered by the local authority.
‘Choose Your Future, Choose Life’ bus stop advertising boards have appeared in Edinburgh, Dundee, Aberdeen, Stirling, Inverness and now Fort William.
It has been over a year since the council declared a climate and ecological emergency and recommitted to achieving a carbon neutral region by 2025.
Extinction Rebellion Scotland members, including those from Lochaber, are backing the Protect the Mhoine campaign calling for international support in rejecting the Space Hub Sutherland planning application
In an article penned especially for the Lochaber Times this week, Kate Willis and Andrew Squire, who are both founding members of the local branch of Extinction Rebellion, respond to news that counter terrorism police had branded the national organisation as an extremist ideology alongside such groups as Islamic extremists and Neo-Nazis.