Here are the projects we are involved with or planning to work on
- Project SMILEGOV: How to produce Island Sustainable Energy plans through functioning multilevel governance
- Island Energy audits , CARES project in collaboration with Community Energy Scotland
- Project EUSIRO: we are discussing the possibility of getting involved in a european island waste project.Plastic waste is a major issues for islands and we’d really like to do a cooperation project with islands in the North Sea in particular
- Entrepreneurship and innovation on islands: this is what we want to work on together with our fellow ESIN members. We are presently looking at mechanisms to fund this cooperation project.
- Island Sustainability indicators: following a presentation on this subject by Neil Lodwick of the University of Wales at the ESIN AGM 2014, we are keen to explore what this would mean for the Scottish islands.
- Electric vehicles for islands: there are many different types of EVs about, but which one are more suitable for island life? See the report on the Tweezy.
- Islands Going Green: we are compiling information on Scottish Islands which arr working towards lowering their carbon footprint
December update for Project SMILEGOV