Call for a strong Scottish Climate Act

The Scottish Government wants to know your views on a new Climate Change Act. A strong Climate Act is needed to tackle climate change, and create jobs, improve health and reduce poverty.

Take action now, and ask the First Minister for a strong Scottish Climate Change Act and a prosperous, healthy Scotland:

  • Set a target of zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 at the latest, and a reduction of 77% by 2030
  • Ensure that future finance budgets are consistent with our climate targets
  • Commit to actions that cut emissions and deliver and cleaner, healthier, more prosperous Scotland:
    • greener farming: set a nitrogen budget for Scotland by 2020
    • energy efficient homes: ensure that all homes have at least Energy Performance Rating C by 2025
    • cleaner transport: phase out the same of new fossil fuel cars by 2030.