In what comes as further demonstration of the innovative solutions being drawn up as a means to reduce carbon emissions and push towards Scotland’s Net Zero emissions goal, the world’s first “green submarine”, a self-driving hydrogen powered cargo delivery submarine has been earmarked for Irish Sea freight crossings.
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In what was hailed as an historic landmark for Scotland, a community-led project of “coastal rewilding” took place at Loch Craignish in August 2021. Restoring the UK’s decimated seagrass meadows could have an impact the UK’s push for Net Zero emissions by 2050.
A new direct flight between Edinburgh and Orlando, Florida, due to commence in April 2022, has been earmarked as offering Scottish seafood producers a significant route into the US southeast market
Energy experts have identified the Cromarty Firth as a key focal point in the push for major investment and development of next generation wind power.
The IPCC report’s findings are deeply concerning but the wide publicity around COP26 and climate change could well act as a catalyst for positive global change in the coming years. Harper Macleod's specialists have been following the topic closely and here take a look at some of the key points in the report.