includes: renewable energy, energy efficiency

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  • The Harringay Slopes

    A thin strip of land, (approximately 25 x 200m) runs from the Barking-Gospel Oak railway line to a suburban cul-de-sac, on land originally behind the Harringay Arena greyhound stadium. Covered in weeds, litter and thorns, the site lies behind a warehouse where we live and work. Over the last 5 Read more [...]

  • Community Energy Merseyside Share Offer

    Community Energy Merseyside Re-Opens Share Offer Community Energy Merseyside has renewed its drive to raise community investment to put solar panels on four community buildings in Liverpool as part of its campaign to create carbon-free and solar neighbourhoods in the poorest parts of the city. Supporters can invest £250-£2000 and Read more [...]

  • Community by Design

    Community by Design (CbD) is a not-for-profit social enterprise dedicated to delivering projects that combine social, environmental and economic outcomes. We develop creative solutions that contribute to the global movement towards greater empowerment, decentralisation and resilience To date, its successful track record spans community arts, engagement, health and wellbeing (Creative Read more [...]

  • Edinburgh Community Solar Co-operative

    Edinburgh Community Solar Co-operative,supported by Energy4All, has developed an exciting opportunity for people in Edinburgh. We are installing solar PV arrays on 25 public buildings around the city that will be owned by a new co-operative. This will be achieved with a community share offer, giving priority to Edinburgh residents. You can become a member of Read more [...]

  • Urban Wild Places

    We encourage urban communities to grow wild and play outdoors – no matter what age you are – and inspire communities through nature in their neighbourhood. Through our partnership with 13 community hubs and Islington Council, we create community-based gardens and offer educational programmes in urban gardening, wildlife, and the Read more [...]

  • The Edinburgh Tool Library

    Edinburgh Tool Library is the UK’s first tool library, promoting sharing as a way of reducing our environmental impact. We lend our members tools for DIY, gardening, decorating and machine repair, so that they don’t need to own them. Not only does this collaborative approach make sense environmentally, it also Read more [...]

  • Urban Food Fortnight

    The Capital’s celebration of the fabulous ultra-local produce being grown, produced and cooked on our doorstep. For the full list of over 120 events, workshops, special menus and open gardens taking place from 11 to 27 September 2015 visit the Urban Food Fortnight website.  Part of the national food and farming charity Sustain, London Read more [...]

  • DMS Allotment

    The DartfordMensShed ( formed from some Veterans)  plan to make available a allotment plot which will become accessible for the disabled whilst working in partnership with local council and the Allotment Assc of the area. Building raised beds and disabled toilet facilities, and to provide a place of peace,

  • The Green Centre

    The Green Centre is a grassroots environmental project based in East Brighton, run entirely by volunteers. Our mission is to provide you with information, advice & activities which help give our city and our planet a cleaner, greener future. From our Green A-Z and our Bottle Top Recycling Marathon to our Read more [...]

  • Open Food Network UK

    Open source software owned and managed as a commonwealth Developed by food policy activists in the Open Food Foundation in Australia The software is flexible; facilitating food distribution for multiple business models including farmers’ markets, local shops, food hubs, food co-ops and producers selling direct to public This creates cross-selling Read more [...]

  • Active Travel Champions in Camberwell

    Love cycling or walking? Help us get more people active this summer! Join our team of Active Travel Champions and help support and encourage others to walk, cycle and use public transport more as part of their journeys around Camberwell. Active Travel Champions are volunteers who help people be more Read more [...]

  • ENRICH (Energy Reduction in Community Hubs)

    The ENRICH project improves energy efficiency and energy management in a wide range of community buildings from community halls to churches, sports pavilions, community shops and pubs. The project’s action based approach includes auditing the buildings, running training workshops, writing blogs and guidance material etc. ENRICH, run by EiE at Read more [...]

  • Transition Willesden

    Following a Green Fair in Willesden Green in Spring 2011, this group formed for eco-minded residents in the Willesden area. Some fantastic people from all over Willesden, Cricklewood, Dollis Hill and beyond are involved. To get the latest updates of our activities and what else is happening in the Willesden Read more [...]

  • Community Energy England

    Community Energy England (CEE) was established in May 2014 as a not for profit organisation, set up to provide a voice for the community energy sector and help create the conditions within which community energy can flourish. We have a founding board drawn from a core team of community energy Read more [...]

  • Energy Projects Plus

    We help tackle fuel poverty in Cheshire and Merseyside and help residents save money on their energy bills. Who We Are Energy Projects Plus is an independent not-for-profit organisation and a registered environmental charity, formed in 1995. Our Objectives: To advance the education of the public about energy efficiency and Read more [...]

  • The Triangle Community Garden

    The Triangle Garden is a community garden within a local park where people of all ages and abilities can come together and take part in creative therapeutic activities, rooted in permaculture, including growing plants for food, wildlife and pollinators, tending and nurturing the environment, creating wildlife habitats and working on Read more [...]

  • The Environment Centre

    The Environment Centre is an independent Charity in Swansea, it was set up in 1995 by a group of volunteers and now employs 9 members of staff. The Centre is a hub for the community in Swansea and the surrounding area, focusing on environmental issues and sustainable lifestyles. Our mission Read more [...]

  • Basingstoke Green Week 2015

    19th to 26th September 2015 – promoting greener, more sustainable living in Basingstoke, a busy south-east England town.  Opportunities to help set up/staff/take down stalls and a pop-up shop in the Festival Place shopping centre, particularly on Saturday 19th but we have the shop all week and need staff to Read more [...]

  • Max Roach Park

    Max Roach Park is a chain of open spaces running along Brixton Road, the section located at the junction of Loughborough Road and Brixton Road, which previously provided little visual interest, biodiversity or community engagement value, and was mainly used as a cut through by pedestrians walking to the Brixton Road bus Read more [...]

  • Dumbarton Road Corridor Environment Trust

    Vision and Mission Our vision is of vibrant, thriving and resilient communities where people are inspired and empowered to get active, get involved and make a difference for their communities, future generations and the planet. Our mission is to protect and enhance the local environment and to increase the wellbeing Read more [...]

  • The Riddy Wood Project

    The Riddy Wood Project is a brand new enterprise by the Bushcraft Education team to restore an area of semi-natural ancient woodland to it’s former glory. The wood has been unmanaged for many years which has lead to it’s deterioration in terms of biodiversity and it’s sustainability as a woodland. Read more [...]

  • Hackney Foodbank

    We live in a part of the world with unprecedented ease of access to nutritious food, yet people in our city go hungry every day. Hackney Foodbank believes no one in 21st century London should have to face a crisis with nothing on their plate to sustain them. We work Read more [...]

  • Bishop’s Park

    Bishop’s Park and Fulham Palace gardens make up a flagship green space in the London borough of Hammersmith and Fulham. Throughout the summer of 2014, Groundwork London and our corporate partners assisted Park and Palace staff to undertake a number of exciting practical volunteering days on site. 172 volunteers took Read more [...]

  • Peveril House Amenity Deck

    Built in the 1960s, the Peveril House Amenity Deck became disused and was eventually closed for public access. Groundwork London and Leathermarket JMB, in collaboration with the local community, have transformed it and given this abandoned deck a new life, welcoming back people to enjoy its new facilities. A low-maintenance Read more [...]

  • Gandhi Chaplin Memorial Garden

    The Ghandi Chaplin Memorial Garden has been created in Partnership by Newham Council and Groundwork London, in collaboration with members of the local community. It commemorates Charlie Chaplin’s famous meeting with Mahatma Gandhi on the nearby Beckton Road, on 22nd September 1931, when hundreds gathered to catch a glimpse of Read more [...]

  • Old Street Food Assembly

    Yes to Local! The Old Street Food Assembly will open on June 23rd at St Luke’s Community Centre on Tuesday evenings…join us to buy the best fresh food directly from local producers and food makers! Contact: fa.islington@gmail.com Twitter: @OldStreetFA Sign up here https://thefoodassembly.com/en/assemblies/7402 Launched in September 2011, The Food Assembly Read more [...]

  • Energy Garden

    Energy Garden empowers communities to regenerate London from seed to solar power We support communities across London to turn Overground platforms into biodiverse, productive gardens with solar-powered station amenities. The sale of electricity from our solar portfolio provides funding for all of Energy Garden’s operations and social impact programmes. By Read more [...]

  • Morland Community Garden

    The Morland Community Garden is a resident-led project to transform a once-neglected area at the heart of a 1960s-built Hackney estate into a communal garden space for all to enjoy.  The project grew out of a campaign by residents to improve the space on the estate. Its design has been Read more [...]

  • Hackney Real Nappy Network

    We are a friendly informal network and welcome new faces! We provide information about real nappies and the £54 free Real Nappies for London scheme. Come along to our events, such as our nappuccinos where you can claim your voucher, buy nappies and get advice, or our free ‘Give and Takes’ Read more [...]

  • Urban Community Energy Fund

    The Urban Community Energy Fund (UCEF) is a £10m fund to kick-start renewable energy generation projects in urban communities across England. Community groups will be able to access grants and loans to support the development stages of a renewable energy project that will bring significant benefits to the local community. Read more [...]

  • Internship

    Opportunity Internship at Walnut Farm Norfolk, and 18 acre organic Land centre has been created. Internship at Walnut Farm, an 18 acre certified organic Land Centre in the heart of Norfolk We at Walnut Farm are excited to offer a 3 month residential intern placement for Spring of 2015. We Read more [...]

  • Camden Sustainable Schools Network

    A network for Camden schools to share environmental education and energy saving ideas and resources.  Join if you are: a teacher or TA, curriculum lead, bursar or business manager, site officer or premises manager, governor or senior leader, Eco Schools lead, etc. representing a school of any type located in Read more [...]

  • Repowering London

    Repowering is a not-for-profit co-operative that specialises in creating local energy through the delivery of community owned renewable energy projects.

  • Joju Solar

    Joju Solar helps homeowners and businesses to cut their carbon impact and their energy bills by producing their own clean green energy. We are true solar specialists with many years of experience. We have a depth of expertise in solar power as well as wider energy and low carbon technologies. Read more [...]

  • Chase Community Solar

    Chase Community Solar is a community benefit society working alongside Cannock Chase District Council to put PV solar panels on council-owned bungalows. This will be the first such scheme in the UK. We firmly believe that, if successful, it will be an inspiration for similar community energy projects with Councils Read more [...]

  • Earth Building UK

    The UK has an enormous heritage of earth buildings, and lots of people working to build new and conserve what we have.  EBUK is involved in lots of activities to support earth building, from training and writing training standards to workshops and networking events, conferences, research and networking with overseas Read more [...]

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