Scotland’s agricultural industry can cut its greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by more than a third by taking steps including turning organic and planting more trees, a report suggests.
Scotland must act quickly to prevent a “bleak” future without wildcats, capercaillie, black grouse and hedgehogs, a leading charity has warned.
Scotland’s farmers lost up to £161 million last year due to the extreme weather, according to a report.
Conservation experts have called for greater support for Scotland’s farmers in the face of the challenges presented by climate change.
The North Sea oil industry is responsible for dumping more than 100 tons of microplastics into the sea every year, according to new research.
Environmental campaigners believe the north-east could become a “hotspot” for solar energy after Scotland’s biggest solar farm project was approved for the region.
Scottish windfarms generated record output during the first half of the year, thanks to a blustery June, new figures from WWF Scotland show today.
Producing half of Scotland's energy needs using renewable energy technology by 2030 is an achievable goal, according to a new report published today.
A new £76million scheme to boost jobs and growth in industries that are responsible for minimal greenhouse gas emissions was unveiled yesterday.
Scottish Labour would ban onshore fracking north of the border until safeguards are in place, according to party leader Jim Murphy.
They have been hailed by the Scottish Government as a vital tool in the battle to make the country's most notorious road safer - and dubbed "yellow vultures" by critics.
Shoppers across the north and north-east will have to take their own bags in order to avoid a compulsory charge for single-use ones from today.