A TECHNOLOGY development body set up to encourage innovation in the wave energy industry will not provide jobs on the same scale as a wave power company which has gone into administration, MSPs have been told.
ENERGY-efficient homes may sell faster and for a higher price than those that waste resources, says a new report.
A technology development body is to be set up to encourage innovation in the wave energy industry, the Scottish Government has announced.
MANY of Scotland's land-based birds have declined in numbers since the mid-2000s, according to new figures.
BEAVERS reintroduced to the wild in a project to bring back the species in Scotland are devouring an "uncommon" plant, according to a new report.
COMPANIES are to receive funding of up to £150,000 to reuse and recycle usable items destined for landfill sites.
CAMPAIGNERS have hailed a European court ruling which is set to force the UK Government to take urgent action on air pollution that causes thousands of early deaths each year.
School budgets are to be stretched by a costly new exam appeals system which can levy charges for every paper reviewed by markers.
A new coalition of 26 community and environmental groups is urging the Scottish Government to ban fracking for shale gas and drilling for underground coal-gas.
Some of Scotland's best-known brands have been named and shamed by the Government's green watchdog for their poor performances on pollution, the Sunday Herald can reveal.
There are no scientific or technical grounds to ban fracking in Europe, European Science Academies have said.
The wildlife is thousands of years old, there are species upon species that have not yet been discovered and it is key to the survival of the planet.
WIND power produced more than enough electricity to meet the needs of every home in the country last month, campaigners have claimed.
A fund set up by the Scottish Government to assist communities with going green has reached a milestone, with more than 500 local areas now being helped.
A leading conservation body has suffered a serious setback to its legal challenge of the Scottish Government's decision to approve a large-scale wind farm without a public inquiry.