April 2014

15 April 2014

You'll have read the latest reports from the IPCC. The 2015 Paris climate summit will determine our planet’s future. This is our chance to influence it. Sign now.

14 April 2014

IPCC AR5 WG3 report on mitigation was released on 13 April 2014. Here's the summary from the Guardian.

WinACC issued this press release:

WinACC press release on climate change following this week’s IPCC report 

Winchester climate charity WinACC welcomes the latest working group report from the United Nations IPCC (Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change) as a call to action.

14 April 2014

The  South Downs National Park Local Plan consultation, closing on 30 April 2014. 

14 April 2014

Hampshire County Council plans to cut up £1.25 to £1.5 from public transport and are asking us how we want them to do it. Do send them your views. Deadline 31 May.

12 April 2014

WinACC's response to the Silver Hill consultation April 2014.

11 April 2014

On Wednesday 9 April, the Government launched the Renewable Heat Incentive for homes - like FITS, but for renewable heat instead of electricity.

11 April 2014

WinACC's meeting on 5 April 2014 was an inspiring and entertaining talk by Mary Clear, one of the founder members of the internationally recognised Incredible Edible. This  community food growing project in Todmorden in Yorkshire has inspired similar projects around the world. 

10 April 2014

WinACC told DECC why we oppose fracking in reply to their consultation

9 April 2014

WinACC needs someone who can be the official treasurer, which also means becoming a WinACC Trustee. The ideal candidate would have an accountancy qualification and financial experience at a senior level in a smallish organisation, preferably another charity. But we are very happy to discuss other possibilities. Please send a brief CV and details of a referee to jobs@winacc.org.uk by midnight on Saturday 31 May 2014.

8 April 2014

If your own solar roof isn't for you, don't do nothing – switch to an electricity supplier who sells renewable electricity. When you switch, WinACC gets a fee. So it's less greenhouse gas and money for WinACC in one simple step.