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15

May

2019

Climate

Sea Change: Climate Emergency, Jobs and Managing the Phase-Out of UK Oil and Gas Extraction

Report reveals the climate impact of North Sea oil and gas extraction, and urges UK and Scottish Governments to prioritise a job-creating energy transition.

07

May

2019

Divestment

Parliamentary Evidence on the Scottish National Investment Bank

Evidence for the Scottish Parliament Economy, Energy and Fair Work Committee on the Scottish National Investment Bank.

24

April

2019

Just Transition

Green New Deal: Parliamentary Briefing (April 2019)

'Green New Deal' Briefing for The Scottish Parliament debate

08

April

2019

Miscellaneous

FoES response to the Good Food Nation consultation

This is our draft response to the Scottish Government consultation on a Good Food Nation Bill.  It comments on the role of the public sector and calls for a proposal to require the public sector to produce policies on making food more sustainable to apply to private companies as well.

01

April

2019

Divestment

Church of Scotland Divestment Briefing

Briefing explaining why The Church of Scotland should divest from fossil fuels

01

April

2019

Air Pollution

Transport Bill Stage 1 Debate Briefing (April 2019)

Briefing ahead of the Scottish Parliament Stage 1 Debate of the Transport Bill. 

25

March

2019

Fracking

Legal opinion on whether the Scottish Parliament can ban fracking

A legal opinion from one of Scotland's leading advocates that says the Scottish Parliament can pass a law to ban fracking.

21

March

2019

Fracking

Scottish Government fracking policy position in October 2018

Scottish Government's Preferred Policy Position on Fracking, published in October 2018.

15

March

2019

Divestment

Divest Scotland – Briefing for MSPs

Divest Scotland is a campaign building support for the Scottish Government, and the Scottish Parliament itself, to invest in a sustainable future, free from fossil fuels, including: The Scottish National Investment Bank Bill must put the transition to a zero carbon economy at the heart of the Bank’s work and rule out investing in fossil...