Author: @shaunmilne

Shaun Milne is a Scottish based journalist with a particular interest in environmental issues, politics and travel.

Shell UK and ExxonMobile served with final warning by SEPA over ‘noise, vibration and black smoke’ from flaring  

THE Scottish Environment Protection Agency has served final warning letters on petrochemical companies ExxonMobil Chemical Ltd and.

People in Scotland ‘have a right to clean air’, Mark Ruskell MSP to tell Holyrood

THE Scottish Government will be challenged to “step up” to tackle air pollution in Scotland..

Air pollution is creating a ‘public health emergency’, says FOE Scotland

SCOTLAND’S environmental ambitions will come under scrutiny at Holyrood today. Politicians will debate the nation’s.

GlowRide marks Edinburgh’s new status as Scotland’s first 20mph city

A THREE mile glow in the dark bike ride has marked Edinburgh’s pioneering new speed.

Scottish Natural Heritage in running for award over Loch Leven success

ONE of Scotland’s best loved beauty spots is in the running for a major European.

In Full: The Scottish Environment LINK resignation letter from CAFSGG

TWO leading experts have quit the Scottish government’s clean air strategy team over Glasgow’s low.

SEPA launches consultation over whisky, landfill and metals sectors

THE Scottish Environment Protection Agency has launched a major consultation to drive how it shapes.

Urgent campaign launched by Friends of the Earth Scotland as country’s first LEZ falls-short

FRIENDS of the Earth Scotland have hit out at Glasgow City Council after it published.

Patrick Harvie puts Scottish Greens on notice to fight for place in Europe

MAYBE it was fitting, perhaps even a sign. But as the Clyde’s salty expanse was.

Rallying call from Scottish Green Party as supporters told: ‘We still have so much to do’

SCOTTISH Green Party leaders will tell their membership “we still have so much to do”.

Winds of change at Scottish Renewables as new chair and vice-chair appointed

SCOTTISH Renewables have appointed a new chairman and vice-chairman as the sector gears up for.

Innovation for Change line-up revealed by Institute of Chartered Foresters

A MAJOR conference looking at innovation in the UK’s forestry and aboriculture has revealed details.

Heb Celt bans plastic and gives free water to artists in Green Arts Day pledge

THE award-winning Hebridean Celtic Festival in banning single-use plastics from its site from this summer.

Golden Eagle missing in Highlands ‘black hole’ of a dozen disappeared birds

A Golden Eagles has gone missing presumed killed in the Highlands – the 12th of.

Carron Valley groups get go ahead for community woodland transfer

FOREST Enterprise Scotland has approved plans to transfer land to create a new community woodland in.

South Ayrshire Council in pledge to ban single use plastics by 2022

SOUTH Ayrshire Council says it wants to ban single use plastics in its area within.

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon to deliver keynote speech at All-Energy conference

SCOTLAND’S First Minister Nicola Sturgeon us expected to deliver the main address to more than.

Friends of the Earth Scotland hold Spring Activist Gathering this Saturday

FRIENDS of the Earth Scotland are holding their Spring Activist Gathering in Glasgow this weekend..

Climate Change Plan published but faces criticism over alleged ‘lack of ambition’

THE Scottish Government’s new long awaited Climate Change Plan was published today – but immediately.

OPINION: ‘We haven’t even scratched the surface of decarbonising’

Here Claire Mack, the chief executive of Scottish Renewables, previews the Low Carbon Cities conference.

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