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Energy data workshop - understanding the electricity sector in Scotland

Changes in Scotland’s electricity sector will make an important contribution to meeting the Scottish Government’s economic and environmental goals. To...

Review of separation distances for onshore wind farms

Scottish Planning Policy is a material consideration which helps planning authorities shape development plans and make decisions on wind farm...

Assessment of the Food Safety and Animal Health Implications of Climate Change Effects on Crops and Livestock

Changes in temperature and rainfall can affect the spread and proliferation of infection-causing (pathogenic) bacteria. Bacteria thrive in warm, wet...

Demonstrating adaptation

Demonstration can be a powerful means to promote and encourage adaptation to climate change. On-the-ground, real-time demonstration of techniques and...

Shaping Our Energy Future

ECCI and ClimateXChange organised the event Shaping Our Energy Future to bring together experts, opinion formers and community representatives to...

Food security and climate change mitigation

This workshop highlighted the key food security issues likely to influence policy development, and explored how these relate to emissions...

Future Options for Forest Carbon Markets in Scotland and the UK

This report discusses options for a future forest carbon market in the UK. Forests provide ‘climate services’ by removing carbon...

Evidence to the House of Commons Science and Technology Committee

The House of Commons Science and Technology Committee put out a call for evidence on public understanding of climate change...

Unconventional gas seminar

This information session on unconventional gas was run jointly by ClimateXChange, the Royal Society and the Royal Academy of Engineering...

Legal compensation frameworks for wind farm disturbance

In some cases, noise and shadow flicker disturbance associated with the operation of onshore wind energy developments may have negative...

Agri-Environment options and greenhouse gas emissions

The Scottish Government's Rural Development Programme (SRDP) is the main fund supporting rural development in Scotland. It supports economic, environmental...

Community benefits from offshore renewable developments

Offshore renewable developments can have significant impacts on local and regional economies. The Scottish Government asked ClimateXChange to review UK...