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October

2020

Air Pollution

Aberdeen Low Emission Zone consultation response

Aberdeen's LEZ must be a large area which applies to all vehicle types and be accompanied by a range of sustainable transport measures

29

September

2020

Just Transition

Offshore: Oil and gas workers’ views on industry conditions and the energy transition

Report shares survey results and testimonies of offshore oil and gas workers on industry conditions, life offshore generally and the energy transition.

27

September

2020

Waste

Incineration Briefing

This briefing sets out why we believe there should be a moratorium on building new incinerators in Scotland.

25

September

2020

Just Transition

Just Transition Partnership 2021 Manifesto

Just Transition Partnership Manifesto for Scottish Parliament elections in 2021

20

September

2020

Climate

Letter of concern to Scottish Government about Bioenergy with Carbon Capture and Storage (BECCS)

Letter to Cabinet Secretary for Environment, Climate Change, and Land Reform and Minister for Energy, Connectivity, and the Islands. Our organisations are deeply concerned about the possibility of Bioenergy with Carbon Capture and Storage (BECCS) being developed in Scotland and included in the forthcoming Climate Change Plan update. BECCS technologies to capture carbon dioxide from...

18

September

2020

Climate

Hydrogen briefing

Explaining the threats posed by Hydrogen technologies - blue, grey, green - to Scotland's action on climate change.

09

September

2020

Just and Green Recovery

A Green Jobs Recovery

As Scotland faces rising and record levels of unemployment in the wake of the COVID-19 crisis, our paper sets out how climate action and green jobs can contribute to a Just and Green Recovery in Scotland. Urgent government intervention is required to boost investment, to create good jobs for the thousands of people made unemployed...

28

August

2020

Just and Green Recovery

Programme for Government 2020 briefing

Every year the Scottish Government sets out its plans for the coming year in the “Programme for Government”. This year’s Programme for Government comes at an important moment.  The impacts of COVID-19 have plunged us into multiple crises. On top of the catastrophic health impacts, Scotland is entering a recession, with thousands of jobs lost...

27

August

2020

Miscellaneous

Lobbying Act Post-Legislative Scrutiny Evidence

The Scottish Parliament’s Public Audit and Post-Legislative Scrutiny Committee are undertaking a review of the Lobbying (Scotland) Act 2016, looking at how the Act has worked in practice since being introduced – and any areas that need to be amended. The Lobbying Act sets out the circumstances under which lobbying of MSPs and the Scottish...