Monday, 28 July 2014, 10:10:33
59 parks win prestigious award as benchmarks for quality local green space
Wednesday, 23 July 2014, 00:00:00
The Scottish Government recognises the need to move towards a healthier, resilient and sustainable food system and seeks views on a number of proposed priority areas of work
Discussion document is available at http://www.scotland.gov.uk/
Wednesday, 02 July 2014, 12:20:00
On Friday, 27 June, Glasgow 2014 was presented with a certificate for achieving ISO 20121, the international standard for Sustainable Event Management. This makes Glasgow 2014 the only global sporting event this year and the first Commonwealth Games to secure the Event Management Standard which helps organisers run more sustainable events.
Wednesday, 02 July 2014, 12:00:00
Transport makes up 20% of Scotland’s emissions. Nearly 89% of our transport emissions come from road traffic – commercial and private use. Cars alone emit 5.9 Mt CO2e each year. The Energy Saving Trust now provides public bodies with a range of support which can address this major contribution to our GHG footprint, reducing the impact of their employees' travel, both at work and in their life outside work.
Monday, 30 June 2014, 15:04:30
Local schoolgirl Bronagh Dallas recognised for daily Clean Ups.
Wednesday, 25 June 2014, 12:50:00
The SSN Steering Group recently went through a process of renewal, with many changes in membership and office bearers.
Wednesday, 25 June 2014, 12:40:00
Fife Council and East Renfrewshire Council have become the latest local authorities in Scotland to achieve new Food for Life Catering Mark awards, demonstrating their ongoing commitment to serving fresh, healthy, sustainable food.
Wednesday, 25 June 2014, 12:00:00
Cambridge University is producing a series of briefings to condense the key findings of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s Fifth Assessment Report (AR5) into clear, short and sector-specific summaries for relevant sectors.