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Change to fluorescent bulbs
If every house in the UK changed all of the light bulbs in their house, that would be equivalent to taking one million cars off the road.

Zero Carbon Britain - rethinking the future

How the UK can cut its carbon footprint to zero by 2030

A realistic and inspirational talk by Alice Hooker-Stroud of the renowned Centre for Alternative Technology on how we can reduce our greenhouse gas emissions to net zero whilst maintaining a modern standard of living whilst using only current technology and acting in […]

Winchester planners approve solar farm in Southern Parishes

Winchester planners approve solar farm in Southern Parishes

Published in the Hampshire Chronicle on 14th December 2013

 

WINCHESTER planners have given the go ahead for a large solar farm.

The development, on the Southwick Estate, to the south of the Forest of Bere, could power around 5,000 homes and will cover 200 acres […]

Hampshire County Council accused of towing Government line in fracking row

The committee agreed that “the committee is satisfied that rigorous regulations and controls are in place to manage the potential risks from fracking.”

Published in the Hampshire Chronicle on Monday 11th November 2013

 

HAMPSHIRE County Council has been accused of following the Government line on fracking by green campaigners and failing to protect […]