Environmental Management in the Scottish Parliament

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Environment and Sustainability

Enric Miralles' plans for the Scottish Parliament made sustainability a central element of the design. Find out about the building's environmental features and read our environmental policy.

Environmental footprint

Sustainable Building Features

Environmental Features


Carbon Management Plan

Carbon Management Plan

Windfarm image

Environmental Policy

Environmental Features

Honey bee

Scottish Parliament Honey Bees

Information on the Parliaments two bee hives.



Information about Sustainability

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