Launch of Low Carbon Challenge Fund

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A new fund will make up to £6 million available for projects that help small and medium sized businesses across Scotland take advantage of the low carbon economy. Launching the Low Carbon Challenge Fund at Star Refrigeration in Glasgow, First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said it was another step towards the target of ending Scotland’s contribution to… Read more »

First Minister’s visit to Norway

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Scotland and Norway can work together to play a major role in tackling climate change, First Minister Nicola Sturgeon told Norwegian business leaders. Addressing the Confederation of Norwegian Enterprise conference in Oslo, the First Minister highlighted offshore wind and carbon capture and storage as sectors where the two countries are at the forefront of developing… Read more »