Archive for the ‘Environment’ Category

May 5th, 2011 - 9:46 am § in Environment

Eco-bling isn’t compulsory

Eco-bling is springing up in my neighbourhood. Recently I've spotted solar panels on homes in two areas of my town and even a wind turbine on a speed monitor on the highway. It's exciting to know that, despite the economic gloom, some people are managing to invest in renewable energy.[...]

October 27th, 2010 - 2:46 pm § in Environment

Energy Saving Week is here!

Energy Saving Week, an annual event run by the Energy Saving Trust, is here again. The idea is to get as many of us saving energy around our homes as possible, which can only make sense in the current economic downturn. How will you be marking it? In my capacity as the EST’s Green Voice [&hell[...]

July 21st, 2010 - 3:56 pm § in Environment

Greening Campaign Conference

Yesterday, along with other members of the Billericay Greening Campaign, I attended the Greening Campaign Conference at the Queen Elizabeth Conference Centre in Westminster. If there are worries that the environment doesn’t seem to be firmly enough on the Government’s agenda at the momen[...]