Rebecca Foster


Rebecca was Energy and Environment Researcher at Bright Blue.

Rebecca was previously a Research Intern at the University of St. Andrews, working on a project titled: “Pro-conservation livelihoods and community capabilities for marine protected area governance, in Kenya.”

Rebecca holds a first-class degree in Environmental Geography at University of Stirling and completed an MSc Sustainable Development at the University of St. Andrews with distinction.

Rebecca has written the following reports:


Centre WriteClean environmentEducationEnergy & EnvironmentJoshua MarksLaw & JusticePatrick HallPoliticsRebecca FosterTowns & Devolution
November 6, 2022

Picking up the pieces: tackling littering and fly-tipping in England

Introduction England is heavily littered, resulting in many detrimental economic, environmental, and social consequences. In 2021, Bright Blue published our report Nature positive? examining in detail the UK public’s attitudes…
ArticlesRebecca Foster
April 6, 2022

Rebecca Foster: There is no time to ignore the clockwork reliability of tidal power

ArticlesRebecca Foster
March 17, 2022

Rebecca Foster: Onshore wind farms and a new case for green energy if Ministers overhaul planning laws to avert fuel crisis sparked by Ukraine war

ArticlesRebecca Foster
February 4, 2022

Rebecca Foster: Scotland’s renewable energy revolution and the UK’s drive to net-zero is being stifled by the National Grid