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Grant scheme will give green projects financial support

Published in the Portsmouth News on 8th May 2014

By Stuart Anderson

BUSINESSES which are going green can tap into a new loans scheme to give their environmentally-friendly projects a boost.

Green group Future Solent has joined forces with Future Solent, Local First, Eastleigh Borough Council […]

It’s all over for the Havant oil rush... for now

Northern Petroleum has abandoned the search for oil in Havant

Published in the Portsmouth News on the 12th April 2014

THE bubble appears to have burst on an ‘oil boom’ in the Havant area – for now.

Northern Petroleum has announced it is ditching its licence on a two-acre field off Hulbert Road, […]

Lymington community-owned solar park planned

Co-operative members have planted wild fruit hedging at the site to screen the panels and encourage wildlife.

Published on the BBC News website on 16th March 2014

A former landfill site on the edge of the New Forest is to be transformed into a solar farm, with local residents being invited to own […]