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Hamburg strike, ScotGov flights and why women can save world

Incorporating more women at senior levels is essential

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Watch Magid Magid hail Fridays for Future school strikers over ‘hope’

Former MEP and Mayor of Sheffield Magid Magid has heaped praise on the Fridays for Future activists, praising school climate strikers for making a stand. Speaking at an event organised by Edinburgh Greens at the Out of the Blue Drill…

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Climate Tweets, end of humanity and is Cop 26 our last hope?

Climate headlines: Twitter bots, Cop 26 and death of humanity.

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Scientists say uh-oh, wind farm jobs row and (climate) budget time

The oil and gas industry may be more polluting than we even knew

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Watch: Arbikie Nàdar team explain world’s first carbon neutral gin

“This project is an excellent example of what can be achieved with the right blend of academic expertise and industry know-how”.

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Could climate bankrupt a nation?, Sir Tom’s charity dinner, plus G&Ps

  Today’s headlines. What harm are we doing to our children, is it the end of Australia as we know it, words of wisdom from environmental champions and all the food and drink you could wave a reusable glass at. …

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To climate strikers .. with love: In tribute to Valentine’s Day protestors

They are the heartbeat of the movement

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PROFILE: Can Alok Sharma president of COP26 win over doubters?

“This is not commitment. Our climate, and the UK’s reputation, cannot afford someone who is so lukewarm on biggest challenge we face.”

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IN FULL: First Minister Nicola Sturgeon’s letter over COP26

“COP26 in Glasgow has the potential to be a significant moment in our global efforts to tackle the climate crisis”

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OPINION: World is burning and we’re part of the problem

“We need to switch to a circular economy which places value on the wellbeing of people and planet alike.”

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WATCH: UK’s former Chief Scientific Advisor Dave King says ‘I’m afraid’

“I’m afraid because we haven’t taken the actions that the science has been telling us to take for a very long time.”

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OPINION: What role has Shell played in moving to a lower-carbon future?

The CEO of Shell is paid 143 times what Shell’s average worker receives. Industry workers are not the problem here.

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Rig Rebellion: XR Scotland blockade oil giants Shell’s HQ in Aberdeen

as bushfires caused by climate change choked Australia, Shell celebrated the discovery of a huge new gas field off the coast of Western Australia.”

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Witness Statement: 93-year-old Sir David Attenborough warns humans have ‘overrun’ planet

Our planet is headed for disaster .. if we act now, we can yet put it right

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Hywind Scotland is world’s first floating windfarm … fuelling a revolution in renewables

A NEW energy revolution is born with the official opening of the world’s first floating windfarm.

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Friends of the Earth Scotland highlight ‘climate emergency’ as pressure grows over new bill

CAMPAIGNERS claim the Scottish Government proposals for a new climate change bill ‘fails to deliver’.

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Heart of Scotland Forest dream may once have looked like a mountain to climb … but step by step the fairy hill tale comes true

SIX organisations who are working together to create a new ‘wild wood’ in Highland Perthshire have released a video explaining their plans as part of a £50,000 fundraising drive. The Heart of Scotland Forest Partnership appeal hopes to breathe new…

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Environmental court KO’d by Scottish Ministers as ‘unsustainable’ sparking a furious backlash from green groups

THE Scottish Government have killed off hopes for an environmental court blaming the uncertainty over Brexit for the decision. But they have been savaged by green groups who say it leaves Scotland weak and ties organisations up in red tape….

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Roseanna Cunningham warns need to tackle climate change growing ‘ever more urgent’ as she awards £8.5 million recycling boost

SCOTLAND’S Environment secretary Roseanna Cunningham today warned the nation’s battle against climate change is growing “ever more urgent”. She said while progress was being made in key areas the “pace” has to be lifted on things like recycling and re-use…

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Scotland air pollution ‘crisis’ harming kids and elderly say campaigners as government ministers challenged to ‘get real’ over transport policies

SCOTLAND is in the grip of an “air pollution crisis” triggered by over reliance on cars, hard hitting new stats reveal. Green campaigners have seized on the figures as proof more needs to be done to tackle the problems urgently….

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