“The ongoing social issues in Orkney must be tackled at the same time as tackling the Climate Emergency.”
One highly innovative way in finding out how other communities are adapting to and coping with the challenges of climate change is The Virtual Island Summit.
Scotland, famed for its landscape, is also proud of its incredible wildlife.
On 1st October the Orkney Renewable Energy Forum (OREF) unveiled the Sustainable Orkney Conference.
It commits Scotland to becoming a net-zero society by 2045 “
Including the Kirkwall Harbour Flood Defence Scheme, a £1.1 million project backed by 80% funding from the Scottish Government.
A new Transport strategy for Scotland has been launched.
The UK Government sees the production of oil and gas as continuing to be important and this is the 32nd round of licensing.