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Environment Research Publications

 

Date Publication Description
   
01/07/2010 Scottish Social Attitudes Survey 2010: Sustainable Places and Greenspace - Research Findings A summary based on data from the 2009 Scottish Social Attitudes survey which enhances the evidence base on the Sustainable Places national outcome and the links between the environment and wellbeing.
16/04/2010 An Analysis of the Consultation Responses to the Energy Efficiency Action Plan Analysis of responses to Conserve and Save: a consultation on the Energy Efficiency Action Plan for Scotland.
09/11/2009 Private Water Supplies (Scotland) Regulations 2006: Understanding Engagement of Owners and Users This report gauges how engaged private water supply owners/users are with risk assessment and supply improvement opportunities, and considers how communication with owners/users on these issues could be improved.
29/10/2009 Production of a Time Series of Scotland's Ecological and Greenhouse Gas Footprints The report provides a time series of Scotland's Ecological Footprint and Greenhouse Gas Footprint for the period 1992-2006. Technical details are provided in the Annexes.
21/10/2009 Second Consultation on Scotland's Climate Change Adaptation Framework: Analysis of Responses This report presents an analysis of responses to a second consultation to inform Scotland’s Climate Change Adaptation Framework.
17/09/2009 Scottish Carbon Impact Assessment Pilots The Scottish Government commissioned AEA Technology to trial the Greenhouse Gas Policy (GHG) Evaluation and Appraisal guidance of DECC and the Interdepartmental Analysts Group (IAG) on a selection of Scottish policies. This work tested the suitability of the guidance for use in Scotland, with a view to informing the development of Scottish GHG guidance.
17/09/2009 Scottish Carbon Impact Assessment Pilots: Appendix 1: Report From Phase 1 of the Study - Preparatory Phase The Scottish Government commissioned AEA Technology to trial the Greenhouse Gas Policy (GHG) Evaluation and Appraisal guidance of DECC and the Interdepartmental Analysts Group (IAG) on a selection of Scottish policies. This work tested the suitability of the guidance for use in Scotland, with a view to informing the development of Scottish GHG guidance.
17/09/2009 Scottish Carbon Impact Assessment Pilots: Appendix 2: Individual Reports for Each of the Pilot Projects The Scottish Government commissioned AEA Technology to trial the Greenhouse Gas Policy (GHG) Evaluation and Appraisal guidance of DECC and the Interdepartmental Analysts Group (IAG) on a selection of Scottish policies. This work tested the suitability of the guidance for use in Scotland, with a view to informing the development of Scottish GHG guidance.
20/08/2009 Reducing Waste Through Promoting Product Ecodesign: A Discussion Paper An initial investigation into principles of eco-design in relation to waste issues. This paper is a starting point for further debate and discussion.
27/03/2009 Scottish Environmental Attitudes and Behaviours Survey 2008 - Technical Report This report details the technical approach taken for the Scottish Environmental Attitudes and Behaviours Survey 2008 (SEABS'08), and includes a statistical annex.