Kirkwall airport is to become a test centre for different types of low carbon aircraft.
Scotland’s Future Economy: High Tech & Low Carbon
A review group has been set up to work towards a high tech low carbon economy headed by Professor Mark Loga..
Young People Highlight Opportunities of Island Life
“it’s heartening to see island renewal projects being led by young people”
Encouraging Low Carbon Transport: Round 3 of Funding Open
Any award requires match funding however “applications can cover 70% or 80% of the total project costs depending on location.”
Scotland: Towards a Carbon Neutral Future
There will also be established a Scottish National Investment Bank with a central mission to support a ‘ transition to a carbon-neutral economy.’
Towards a Carbon Neutral Economy
“We are clear that no-one should be left behind in our move to a carbon neutral economy and that this should deliver fair work”
£670,000 Awarded to Stromness Greener Travel Project
The project is known as the ‘Stromness Multi Modal Low Carbon Transport and Active Travel Hub’
Support for Innovative Low Carbon Energy Projects
£2.6million has been dispersed between the 12 innovative projects.
Costa Head Wind Farm: Promises of a £100,000 p.a. Payout to Local Communities
The projected £100,000 per annum for local communities would be index linked and would be paid whether or not the wind blew