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Evaluating the effectiveness of rural development policy in meeting environmental objectives
(The University of Edinburgh, 2014-11-27)
This study aims to evaluate Rural Development Policy (RDP) and its ability to meet environmental objectives at European, national and regional levels. Policy evaluation is necessary to assess the processes and impact of ...
The changing landscape of voluntary sector counselling in Scotland
(Institute of Geography; The School of Geosciences;The University of Edinburgh, 2005)
In 1989 the Scottish Health Education Group and the Scottish Association for Counselling compiled a directory of counselling services in Scotland. When asked if they offered counselling, the great majority of voluntary ...
West Lothian Biodiversity Action Plan: Oil Shale Bings
(Published in 2005, on behalf of West Lothian Local Biodiversity Action Plan partnership, by West Lothian Council, Linlithgow, 2005)
This report establishes the importance of the West Lothian oil-shale bings at both a national (UK) and local (West Lothian) scale, for their contribution to local biodiversity, their historical importance, their education ...
Carbon Capture and Storage in Scotland and the European Union
Carbon capture and storage (CCS) is critical to decarbonising power sector and industrial emissions, and achieving climate mitigation targets. With world-leading decarbonisation targets, a large and mature hydrocarbon ...
Towards a Public Communication and Engagement Strategy for Carbon Dioxide Capture and Storage Projects in Scotland
(Scottish Carbon Capture and Storage (SCCS), 2010-08)
The purpose of this report is to stimulate the design of effective engagement strategies between the public and proponents of CCS projects in Scotland. Engagement is the process of having an informed, two-way discussion ...
SCCS Recommendations and Conference 2013 Report - Unlocking North Sea CO2 Storage for Europe: Practical actions for the next five years
CARBON dioxide emissions are the major cause of climate change: that is unequivocal. To limit the effects, we must reduce the amount of fossil carbon combusted and emitted as CO . Carbon capture and storage 2 (CCS) is ...
Supporting the further development of Carbon Capture and Storage in Scotland
On 29 January 2013 the Scottish Government published Low Carbon Scotland: Meeting our Emissions Reduction Targets 2013-2027. This document is a draft of the second report on proposals and policies (RPP2) for meeting ...
Planning policy and the deployment of Carbon Capture and Storage in Scotland
Response to the Consultations on NPF3 and SPP, July 2013
CO₂-EOR in the UK: Analysis of fiscal incentives
Carbon capture and storage (CCS) is a technology that could reduce CO2 emissions to atmosphere from power and/or industrial sources. CCS could provide up to 20% of global CO2 emissions reduction required in 2050, potentially ...
Building a CO₂ Storage Hub in the Central North Sea
(Scottish Enterprise, 2015)
The International Energy Agency has long argued that Carbon Capture and Storage is the single most important technology we have in the battle to reduce CO2 emissions from power and industrial sources. Without it we will ...