The case of Alexander Dennis, the bus builder based in Falkirk now expected to axe 650 jobs, highlights the need for government to think big about how it tackles this economic crisis. Alexander Dennis is the leading bus manufacturer in the UK, and a world leader in double-decker bus manufacturing. It has developed the ability […]

Scotland needs the skills at Alexander Dennis, one way or another


A new study has found a record-breaking heatwave in Siberia was made 600 times more likely by man-made climate change. Temperatures in the far north of Russia were more than five degrees above normal from January to June this year, causing permafrost to melt and forest fires to proliferate, which in turn increased more carbon […]

How do we avoid crisis-fatigue?




“The Covid crisis is demonstrating why, in order to bring about a greener and more equitable society, the social, economic and environmental reforms we need to be making now are wide-ranging and long-term.”

Eliminating fuel poverty in a post-Covid world