Sturgeon unleashes major funds for Scotland's transition to net zero
A £100 million Green Jobs Fund accompanied by a £25 million training fund to support Scotland's moves to net zero have been unveiled.The funds were announced as part of first minister Nicola Sturgeon's Programme for Government, which pledges to put a green recovery at the forefront of the administration's approach in the next year.
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