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Chapman hails green light for net zero buildings investment

Chapman hails green light for net zero buildings investment

Chapman hails green light for net zero buildings investment

26 September 2021

VITAL plans to invest at least £1.8 billion to make buildings in Scotland net zero have been endorsed by the Scottish Parliament.


Appeal continues to find north-east wallaby that's gone on walkabout

Appeal continues to find north-east wallaby that's gone on walkabout

Appeal continues to find north-east wallaby that's gone on walkabout

26 September 2021

A New Deer petting farm has renewed its request for help after a recent sighting of Eddie near Drum of Wartle.


RGU leads digital project to boost household energy efficiency

RGU leads digital project to boost household energy efficiency

RGU leads digital project to boost household energy efficiency

26 September 2021

A NEW digital service to help homeowners in the UK and Europe improve the energy performance of their homes is being created.


'Tough task' ahead to combat gull menace across north-east

'Tough task' ahead to combat gull menace across north-east

'Tough task' ahead to combat gull menace across north-east

24 September 2021

THE menace posed by gulls to communities across Moray and Aberdeenshire took centre stage at a virtual meeting.


Politics: Action is needed to achieve net-zero goals

Politics: Action is needed to achieve net-zero goals

Politics: Action is needed to achieve net-zero goals

23 September 2021

In his column, MP David Duguid discusses the the issues of net-zero transition and support for the farming sector.


Food for thought to strive for much greener future

Food for thought to strive for much greener future

Food for thought to strive for much greener future

22 September 2021

In the first of her regular columns, SNP MSP for the Banff and Buchan Coast Karen Adam looks at some of the environmental issues facing Scotland.


New net zero carbon commission welcomed

New net zero carbon commission welcomed

New net zero carbon commission welcomed

21 September 2021

A NEW Just Transition Commission is to be established to help ensure Scotland’s journey to net zero is fair for everyone.


Banff and Buchan MP joins increasing calls for Aberdeenshire recycling centre bookings to be scrapped

Banff and Buchan MP joins increasing calls for Aberdeenshire recycling centre bookings to be scrapped

Banff and Buchan MP joins increasing calls for Aberdeenshire recycling centre bookings to be scrapped

21 September 2021

A review which will run until October 17 will assess the booking system and restrictions on vans and trailers.


Moray Firth Coastal Partnership announce AGM date

Moray Firth Coastal Partnership announce AGM date

Moray Firth Coastal Partnership announce AGM date

19 September 2021

THE Moray Firth Coastal Partnership (MFCP) are set to hold their AGM online at the end of the month.


SRUC research into bio-mass derived foam from hemp offers new commercial opportunities

SRUC research into bio-mass derived foam from hemp offers new commercial opportunities

SRUC research into bio-mass derived foam from hemp offers new commercial opportunities

19 September 2021

SRUC and Riga Technical University have found that waste materials from hemp biomass can be processed into sustainable foams for use in packaging.


New 'Dark Sky Experience' set to leave visitors starry eyed

New 'Dark Sky Experience' set to leave visitors starry eyed

New 'Dark Sky Experience' set to leave visitors starry eyed

19 September 2021

A new 'Dark Sky Experience' is set to hit Tomintoul and Glenlivet after funding was secured for the project.


Digital recycling tool will assist north-east residents

Digital recycling tool will assist north-east residents

Digital recycling tool will assist north-east residents

18 September 2021

Zero Waste Scotland has launched a digital recycling tool to help combat confusion and meet targets.


Union calls further delays to border controls a bitter blow to the Scottish farming and food and drink sector

Union calls further delays to border controls a bitter blow to the Scottish farming and food and drink sector

Union calls further delays to border controls a bitter blow to the Scottish farming and food and drink sector

16 September 2021

It comes after the announcement of further delays to post-Brexit import checks on agri-food products coming from the EU


Birley Bush a hit with locals

Birley Bush a hit with locals

Birley Bush a hit with locals

16 September 2021

Birley Bush garden and allotments' open day drew in visitors keen to reacquaint with the project on the edge of Kemnay.


Adam to host virtual meeting on gull menace

Adam to host virtual meeting on gull menace

Adam to host virtual meeting on gull menace

15 September 2021

THE gull menace which has been afflicting communities across Moray and Aberdeenshire is to come under the spotlight at a virtual public meeting.


Energy efficiency the focus as council marks Scottish Housing Day

Energy efficiency the focus as council marks Scottish Housing Day

Energy efficiency the focus as council marks Scottish Housing Day

15 September 2021

The efforts being made to improve energy efficiency in Aberdeenshire Council's housing stock were highlighted as part of Scottish Housing Day.


WATCH: Climate change on the agenda for Aberdeenshire resident and Gordon MP

WATCH: Climate change on the agenda for Aberdeenshire resident and Gordon MP

WATCH: Climate change on the agenda for Aberdeenshire resident and Gordon MP

14 September 2021

A local climate assembly member has met with Gordon MP Richard Thomson to discuss what it was like to take part in the first ever UK-wide group.


WATCH: Volunteers asked to go nuts for squirrels.

WATCH: Volunteers asked to go nuts for squirrels.

WATCH: Volunteers asked to go nuts for squirrels.

14 September 2021

SAVING Scotland's Red Squirrels (SSRS) is calling on all wildlife enthusiasts to go nuts with a national survey.


Ocean Winds and Aker unveil ScotWind bids to produce 6GW of energy in the Moray Firth

Ocean Winds and Aker unveil ScotWind bids to produce 6GW of energy in the Moray Firth

Ocean Winds and Aker unveil ScotWind bids to produce 6GW of energy in the Moray Firth

14 September 2021

The partnership has submitted bids for several sites in the Outer Moray Firth, using floating devices to deliver 6000MW of energy


Still time to join national beach clean

Still time to join national beach clean

Still time to join national beach clean

12 September 2021

THIS year's Great British Beach Clean is set to get under way from this Friday.


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