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Environmentalists’ outrage at proposal for South Downs oil drill

Markwells Wood, Forestside near Rowlands Castle

Published in the Portsmouth News on the 22nd September 2016

Story by Danny Randon


GREEN campaigners have criticised an application to drill for oil in the South Downs National Park.

United Kingdom Oil and Gas Investments PLC (UKOG) has applied to the South Downs National Park […]

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 […]

Chichester Deserves Better - Update on the A27 Project

Since it was announced that the northern route was no longer being considered as an option there has been little news on what happens next.

With limited news our newsletters will be less frequent until further information is announced but we will endeavour to update readers with news as we receive […]