Green newsletter #1

Mid way between Green Knowledge cafe #1  & #2 Your chance to remind yourself whats happening and sharing this with your staff and visitors … its a team thing, you know! Don’t forget to put Sept 19th in your diary for the next Cafe, to take place in Coventry at the Transport Museum. Download and…

Reduce energy costs by up to 25%: A post from DTA Wales Energy Action Group

Providing Development Trusts, Social Enterprises and the Third Sector reduced Utility Bills, energy advice and access to energy efficient technologies. About us The Energy Action Group is a new way to cut energy costs. This large scale energy buying group, which was first piloted in Wales by the Development Trusts Association, has been a huge success.  In…

10 statistics to motivate your workforce: Part 1

Northfield Ecocentre’s sustainability assessments revealed that lighting, insulation and heating were common priorities for many museums in the Reducing Bills cohort. But what impact do they have? Here are some impressive statistics to help you convince your workforce and funders that every change you make will have an impact on your carbon footprint, and your bills! Perhaps…

rural community renewable energy fund

The Rural Community Renewable Energy Fund is open to applications from Friday 28th June. (via AECB – the sustainable building association and centre for sustainable energy The fund aims to support community renewable energy projects in rural areas. Funds of up to £150,000 are available through two funding stages: an initial feasibility grant; and a loan for…