Climate change: How Scotland has achieved much to celebrate in the last five years – Dr Richard Dixon. As a campaigner I am always after more. As soon as we win something, we want the next thing, and in the face of an existential threat as big as climate change, no response from government is ever really going to be good enough.
Scotsman 18th April 2021 read more »
Eco-activists claim Scotland could be in line for a green jobs boost within two years. Think-tank Green New Deal UK has found up to 130,000 posts could be created through renewable energy, home insulation and care jobs by 2023. The data comes from detailed analysis of the UK economy and predicts up to 60,000 posts could be created in infrastructure roles. It also found 62,000 jobs could be opened in the care sector – classed as green because they are local to communities. Hannah Martin, of Green New Deal UK, said: “We need to broaden our understanding of what makes a job green.
Daily Record 18th April 2021 read more »