Public Sector Estate Decarbonisation
On 16 June 2021, the Sustainable Scotland Network (SSN), welcomed around 100 delegates to an online event for SSN members and partners on public sector estate decarbonisation. Hosted in collaboration with Scottish Government, Scottish Futures Trust and Edinburgh Climate Change Institute (ECCI), the event brought together a range of speakers to share the many challenges, opportunities and support available to the public sector to decarbonise their estate on the journey to net zero.
Networking our networks to understand the "green recovery"
On 12 May 2021, the Improvement Service, the Scottish Local Authorities Economic Development Group (SLAED) and the Sustainable Scotland Network (SSN) hosted a workshop to explore what the “green economic recovery” looks like in practice for local government officers working on these priorities.
Accelerating Green Growth
A new investment programme to help deliver Scotland’s just transition to a net-zero emissions economy has been launched.
Seven Climate Beacons for COP26 announced
On 3 June, Creative Carbon Scotland announced seven successful COP26 Climate Beacons applicants who will form hubs across Argyll, Caithness & East Sutherland, Fife, Inverclyde, Midlothian the Outer Hebrides, and Tayside.