Solar System Advice

Solar System Advice

 Thinking about getting a home solar energy system?Useful things to know...This article was produced as a result of the authors’ experiences of owning solar PV (photovoltaic)and battery systems and...
Article 5: Your waste, your planet: a rethink

Article 5: Your waste, your planet: a re...

The total amount of waste collected in a typical council district is 300kg per person per year – but this amount has not reduced significantly over the last 10 years. This represents an enormous amo...
Article 4: Reducing the carbon footprint of our clothing

Article 4: Reducing the carbon footprint...

Reducing the carbon footprint of clothingOver the last few weeks we have looked at what practical steps each one of us can take to reduce our carbon footprint. We know that the average carbon emission...
Personal behaviours to reduce annual carbon footprint (summary)

Personal behaviours to reduce annual car...

Article 3: Changing the way we move around

Article 3: Changing the way we move arou...

This is the next article in a series that look at how we can all reduce our carbon footprint based on a series of articles by John Hall former CEO of Essex Wildlife Trust who was awarded an MBE for se...
Article 2: How can your energy choices significantly reduce your carbon footprint?

Article 2: How can your energy choices s...

This is the next article in a series that look at how we can all reduce our carbon footprint based on a series of articles by John Hall former CEO of Essex Wildlife Trust who was awarded an MBE for se...
Article 1: How can food choices reduce your carbon footprint?

Article 1: How can food choices reduce y...

This is a common question from people as they become very aware of climate change and biodiversity loss and how these will impact on their futures.Councils, Governments and International Treaties seek...
Solar costs Summary

Solar costs Summary

Solar costs SummaryOptionsThere are many options for solar systems in the UK.  Solar panels can be installed alone or in combination with batteries.  Electric cars have batteries too and in a few ...