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Moving to zero carbon heat

We were delighted to host a well-focussed workshop yesterday in Bristol on one of the hardest nuts to crack in the move to zero carbon…

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Winter conference postponed to 16th January

Winter conference now after the general election… Our winter conference was planned before the General Election campaign began. Now the Election is set for Dec…

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Netham Weir – round two!

Delighted to report that Bristol Energy Co-op smashed their crowdfunding target for the next stages of planning the Netham Weir hydro power project. They have…

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Over the weir – new crowdfunder!

The path to renewable energy does not always run smoothly, and Bristol Energy Co-op (BEC) is working to overcome a setback encountered in March this…

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Thinking of joining? Do it now!

The climate and energy discussion is moving on fast – and in the right direction. In just the last week we’ve had an unprecedented announcement…

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Avon needs trees – update

Great to see that Avon Needs Trees have now reached an agreement to buy their first 34 acre plot near Chippenham. More and more people…

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Write to your MP – about onshore wind, and more…

We’re getting involved in 10:10’s campaign to persuade MPs to press the government to ease restrictions that block onshore wind. And we thought you’d like…

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100 per cent renewables plan for Wales

Wales could meet all its energy needs from renewables by 2035 if it boosts investment in the right areas now, and take a lead in…

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Bath joins the club

Bath and North East Somerset Council has voted to declared a climate emergency and set a goal of going carbon neutral by 2030. The motion…

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North Somerset declares Climate Emergency

Another Local Authority in our region has declared that we face a climate emergency. North Somerset – the Council which is not part of the…

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