Serious questions over future of Climate Minister

27 May, 2010 - 18:33

For immediate release 27 May 2010

The Green MSPs have tonight questioned the judgement of Stewart Stevenson, the Climate Change Minister, following two rejections of Mr Stevenson's proposed climate targets, firstly nine days ago in the Transport, Infrastructure and Climate Change Committee, and secondly tonight in the Chamber by 64 votes to 62.

Patrick Harvie MSP said:

Holyrood to take defining climate decision today

27 May, 2010 - 14:10

For immediate release 27 May 2010

Greens back Bunker plan to block Trump evictions

26 May, 2010 - 13:35

For immediate release 26 May 2010

Greens urge Parliament to reject £2.3bn white elephant

26 May, 2010 - 13:06

For immediate release 26 May 2010

Today will see the Scottish Parliament debate the Forth Crossing Bill, the Scottish Government's proposal to build an additional road bridge adjacent to the existing Forth Road Bridge. Greens support a reliable road crossing over the Eastern Forth estuary, but believe the more prudent approach would be to repair the existing bridge for a maximum of

Greens push for a firm decision on renewable investment

20 May, 2010 - 17:04

For immediate release 20 May 2010

The Green MSPs welcomed today's news that the

Zero choice not zero waste: SNP slammed on incineration

13 May, 2010 - 17:42

For immediate release 13 May 2010

The Scottish Greens slammed today's decision by the Scottish Government to approve the Invergordon incinerator, despite a clear rejection of the project by Highland Council in August last year. The Greens have supported local campaigners opposed to the project, which would require a long-term commitment to provide a regular waste stream and make real efforts to support recycling or waste reduction less achievable.

Robin Harper MSP said:

Calman plans still fail to include Scottish public

12 May, 2010 - 16:48

For immediate release 12 May 2010

Greens: free membership for ex-Lib Dem, ex-Labour members

12 May, 2010 - 16:31

For immediate release 12 May 2010

The coalition deal announced last night between the Tories and the Lib Dems should be a wake-up call to their supporters, the Scottish Green Party today said. Likewise, the failure of Labour to work in good faith with other parties to prevent this outcome means they share responsibility for what comes next.

Greens condemn blinkered report on additional Forth Bridge

12 May, 2010 - 16:22

For immediate release 12 May 2010

Scottish Greens over the moon about first Green MP

7 May, 2010 - 07:42

For immediate release 7 May 2010

The Scottish Green Party today welcomed Caroline Lucas's historic victory in Brighton Pavilion, giving the Greens their long-awaited Westminster breakthrough.

Patrick Harvie MSP said: