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Carbon-cutting targets set deliberately low

Scottish Executive accused of fixing an unambitious target for cutting pollution so that it would be easy to meet.

Sunday, August 12, 2007

The Green MSP Patrick Harvie said: "The Scottish Share has always looked like an accountant's trick. It only measures the effect of positive policies and ignores negative policies like road-building and airport expansion. The previous Executive was always more concerned with image than action."

Read the article at the Sunday Herald