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The voice of Scotland’s vibrant voluntary sector

Published by Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations

TFN is published by the Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations, Mansfield Traquair Centre, 15 Mansfield Place, Edinburgh, EH3 6BB. The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations (SCVO) is a Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation. Registration number SC003558.

Almost half of Scotland's electricity usage was created by renewable energy sources last year

Community Land Scotland has declared its commitment to a radical overhaul of land ownership in Scotland

​Scotland has reduced its carbon emissions by almost 10% but still missed its target

Scottish charities working to improve life for people overseas have won new funding

Commonwealth Games stadiums join iconic world landmarks for Earth Hour

Green groups have welcomed the development of the world's third largest offshore windfarm on the Moray Firth but RSPB says it will damage seabird populations

The prime minister must remember the recent extreme weather in the UK when discussing climate targets this week, a climate change coalition has warned

A leading conservation charity has announced an innovative volunteering programme as part of its 50th anniversary celebrations.

TFN's snippets of some of the news from rural Scotland

Public inquiry opens into Dart Energy's plans to drill for gas near Stirlin