By Olivia Adam Scotland may not be the most polluted country in the world, but just how safe is its air and how can you check? What is air pollution? The World Health Organisation (WHO) defines air pollution as: “Air … Continue reading How Clean is Your Air?
An independent report published yesterday has called for an immediate ban on the Scottish Government’s plans to build nine new waste-burning incinerators. The report reveals the huge scale of Scotland’s incineration problem and provides 12 policy recommendations for local authorities … Continue reading Independent Report Calls for Ban on New Incinerators in Scotland ￼
Houseplants have many benefits and can be super easy to maintain if you aren’t an avid gardener, Here’s a list of 6 indoor plants that don’t require a green thumb. Houseplants and gardening both have great benefits for both your … Continue reading Houseplants That Don’t Require a Green Thumb.
By Niall Houston 9 May 2022 A historic result for the Scottish Green Party in Glasgow’s local elections as they secured 10 council seats on Friday 6th of May. After a long-fought campaign, the Green Party now has a significantly … Continue reading Glasgow going ‘Greener’ as Record Number of Green Councillors Elected
By Olivia Adam The Strathclyde University-led project, Climate Neutral City Innovation District has won the 2022 International Sustainable Campus Network (ISCN) Excellence Awards in the Partnerships for Progress Category. The ISCN awards showcase leading projects from around the globe which … Continue reading Strathclyde University Sweeps Sustainability Award for Climate Neutral Plan.
By Cameron Macpherson 97% of Scottish lochs and reservoirs have shown dramatic increase in water temperature. A recent report published by Scotland’s Centre of Expertise for Waters (CREW) shows that between 2015 and 2019, 97% of Scottish lochs and reservoirs … Continue reading Scottish Lochs Feeling Full Force of Climate Crisis
Firefighters faced a wildfire at Kyle of Lochalsh that first began on Wednesday morning and stayed ablaze for 24 hours. The fire crews attending stayed overnight to fight the blaze and even had to set up in the backyard of … Continue reading Firefighters Tackled Wildfire For 24 Hours At Kyle Of Lochalsh
Discussing the most recent disruptions to petrol stations on the M25 on yesterday’s Jeremy Vine show on Channel 5, Mike Parry shouted down JustStopOil activist Miranda Whelehan saying young people haven’t contributed enough to society to get a voice. After … Continue reading Mike Parry reveals lack of climate crisis understanding in another embarrassing talk show incident
As April 22nd marks Earth Day for the world, what exactly is Earth Day? And do students at Strathclyde University know about it? Continue reading Earth Day 2022: What Do People Know?
By Robyn McAvoy 15th April 2022 Climate activists have blocked a Government building in Edinburgh in protest of a new proposal for Jackdaw gas field. Activists from the Stop Cambo campaign staged a peaceful sit down protest in front of … Continue reading Government Building Blocked By Climate Activists In Protest Of Jackdaw Gas Field