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Our Plan To Make Scotland Net Zero By 2045

Scotland is a world leader in tackling climate change – but the scale of the challenge posed by the climate emergency means we can’t be complacent. That’s why, as we approach COP26 in Glasgow, we’re committed to raising climate ambition even higher – in Scotland and around

Preserving Peatlands, Capturing Carbon

Delivering for Scotland #48: Peatland Restoration Around 1.7 million hectares of Scotland is covered in peatlands and keeping them well-maintained mitigates against climate change by locking in carbon. Scotland’s peatland stores over 1,500 million tonnes of carbon, which is more than is held in all