Scottish Greens – East Renfrewshire

Protecting the Environment in East Ren!

by David Allison, council candidate for Ward 1 – Barrhead, Liboside and Uplawmoor You might expect a party based around environmentalism to welcome the new biogas plant in Greenhags as … Continue reading

April 20, 2017 · Leave a comment

Comment on the Greenhags Biogas Plant

by Jim Densham We welcome the new biogas plant as the gas it produces will replace dirty fossil fuel and help Scotland’s fight against global warming.  As a renewable energy … Continue reading

November 21, 2016 · 1 Comment

Scotland’s Climate March – 28th November

On Saturday 28th November Scottish Greens will be joining the people of Scotland to march in Edinburgh and show support for an ambitious climate agreement in Paris this December. Many … Continue reading

November 9, 2015 · 1 Comment

Time for a New Economy

The Barrhead News published an article today that flags up a rise in unemployment in East Renfrewshire, in contrast to small decreases both in neighboring Renfrewshire and nationwide. The news … Continue reading

October 2, 2015 · 6 Comments

1000 kettles and 5 other reasons to cycle to London.

A short post by East Renfrewshire Green Jim Densham on why he will be cycling from Edinburgh to London this month to attend a climate change rally.  What can I say, … Continue reading

June 3, 2015 · Leave a comment

A Few Thoughts on Climate Change

Here’s Arthur Nelson in the Guardian, writing about on a report that outlines the potential advantages of fighting climate change beyond ensuring that the Earth remains vaguely habitable: Putting China on course for a … Continue reading

March 31, 2015 · 1 Comment