The Scottish government is being urged to set out a net zero compliant plan before the end of the year – becoming the first UK nation to do so. In the Committee on Climate Change’s (CCC) 2020 Progress Report to the Scottish Parliament, it stated how Scotland is in a “unique position” to outline plans for a green recovery when it publishes its updated Climate Change Plan in December. This plan must be consistent with achieving net zero by 2045, put Scotland on the path to deliver meaningful reductions outside of the power sector and help Scotland to build a resilient recovery from COVID-19.
Current 7th Oct 2020 read more »
The Committee on Climate Change (CCC) has told the Scottish Government that it should apply learnings from the low-carbon transition in the nation’s electricity sector to heat and transport, lest it risk missing its 2045 net-zero target.
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