The PURE Community Energy Fund has been set up to help non-commercial organisations overcome the high initial cost of buying and installing renewable energy technologies. 

Oil is getting harder to extract and more expensive, and greenhouse gases are causing climate change.

Updated information about the impact of flying. Use them yourself or give them to people who are thinking of flying to persuade them to go by train, combined with information on rail travel to mainland Europe from Winchester. Handy A5 cards from the WinACC office, or to download:

Hot evenings pose risks to people with underlying health problems. These temperatures extremes will be more likely with a changing climate. Local democracy think tank, the LGiU, is encouraging councillors to help communities and their councils to better prepare and adapt to these changes. Whether it is high temperatures or flooding, adapting to climate change is a local issue.

Heating buildings using woodfuel could save you money whilst also reducing CO2 emissions and helping the UK meet its targets for renewable energy. Gillian Alker, formerly the Forestry Commission’s Woodfuels Officer for the South East, told WinACC's open meeting on 5th June, that there is over 2 million tonnes of wood available in the UK from under-managed woodland.

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