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Group looks to make Fareham greener

Friends of the Earth hope to eradicate single-use plastics

 

Published in the Portsmouth News on the 14th March 2017

In the most recent newsletter from Gosports & Fareham Friends of the Earth, the group said that they are considering opening a campaign to make Fareham single-use plastic free.

Single-use plastics are […]

Green Alliance Solar Power statistics for Hampshire and West Sussex from 2015

Hampshire ranks ninth nationally at 308MW Solar is the primary source of renewable electricity for southern counties and biomass for heat. Winchester produces twice as much biomass as Portsmouth’s solar. Half of Scotland’s power comes from renewables.

Martin Heath, director of the Hampshire Renewable Energy Cooperative, said: “Hampshire is one of the country’s sunniest […]

Consultation on waste recycling centres in Hampshire

Published in the Portsmouth News on the 17th March 2016

 

Residents are being asked how they think savings can be made in running waste recycling centres in Hampshire in a 10-week public consultation.

Councillor Sean Woodward said: ‘We have a large number of HWRCs in Hampshire compared with other areas, and it is […]