Green investment in Scotland

Scotland is going greener faster than anyone else. If you're looking for green opportunities that enhance wellbeing and deliver strong commercial returns, there's never been a better time to invest in Scotland.

Scotland's greener future

Government, industry and business are collaborating to build a green future together.

Green powerhouse

Scotland is globally recognised as the powerhouse of Europe for renewable energy and low carbon projects.

COP26 host nation

The 2021 summit will bring together world leaders and 30,000 international delegates to discuss ways to tackle climate change on a global scale.

Net zero target

Our net zero carbon emissions target is one of the toughest in the world. Scotland leads the way on moving to a net zero economy.

Investment-ready green projects

Avondale - Energy recovery from waste

Avondale/NPL have secured full planning consent for the development of an energy-from-waste facility on land adjacent to an existing landfill site in Falkirk. 

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ILI Energy Storage

ILI Energy Storage is selling a portfolio of nine battery storage development projects at various locations across Scotland. 

Pi Polymer Recycling

Funding partner sought for £3m plastics recycling plant within one of Scotland's largest waste management facilities in Perthshire.

Forev - electric vehicle charging point


Forev is developing and building a network of public charge-points for electric vehicles across Scotland.

Inverurie Energy Park

£200m investment sought for low carbon renewable energy park, power plant build and district heating network in NE Scotland.

Aberdeen Hydrogen

Transformative £250m hydrogen infrastructure development programme to turn Aberdeen city green.

AMIDS - National Manufacturing Institute Scotland CGI image


AMIDS, Advanced Manufacturing Innovation District Scotland, is a unique 52 hectare greenfield site on the outskirts of Glasgow.

Mossend International Railfreight Park aerial montage


MIRP, Mossend International Railfreight Park, is a game-changer for Scotland’s railfreight infrastructure and environmental ambitions.

Clyde Gateway

Scotland's first green business park, offering city centre spec space at a third of the cost.

Aerial image of Michelin Scotland Innovation Parc (MSIP), Dundee.

Michelin Scotland Innovation Parc

Joint venture greenfield development with Michelin in Dundee, specialising in electric vehicles (EV).

Hunterston PARC

Hunterston Port and Resource Centre (PARC) is a complete redevelopment of the 320-acre deep-water port and marine yard on the North Ayrshire coast. 

Capital investment

If you want strong returns in commercial property with an exceptional business environment, invest in Scotland now.


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