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News Updates

2017 Conference Date Announced

imageThe 2017 Conference, by The Southern Sustainability Partnership Limited, has been announced for the 27th April 2017. Continue reading

Green PEA Scheme Success

In November 2016, after a record number of nominations in the 2016 awards, The Green PEA Scheme was awarded Highly Commended in the Energy Managers Association Awards. The award ceremony took place as a part of The Energy Managers Exhibition Event. Paul Cooling, Chair of the Green PEA scheme. “It is a great achievement for the Green PEA scheme to be recognised for this award. It has given the scheme the national recognition needed to develop on a pan Dorset basis as well as highlighted the importance of the scheme in terms of its benefit to the local green economy and environment. This growing success for the Green PEA could not exist without the continued support of its delivery partners and members and this award is testament to their hard work and support.”   www.greenpeascheme.org.uk

WWF The Planets Early Warning System

The WWF launched in 1960 and became an early warning system on what was happening with our planet. Here they bring experts and scientists together to tell us we are now at the point we have never been in before.  PLEASE TAKE TIME to watch this video – it makes it simpler to understand what needs to be done.

 

Commercial Electric Vehicle Socket Scheme

Wessex Eco Energy of Poundbury, Dorset share update via their blog….

Daniel and Martin from Wessex ECOEnergy
Daniel and Martin from Wessex ECOEnergy

There is some good news for the continued growth of electric vehicles and electric vehicle charge points. From November 21st, businesses are to be offered £300 per installation of an electric vehicle (EV) charging socket across their sites under a new scheme.
A £7.5 million fund is to be made available to workplaces for the provision of installing chargers for use by staff and fleet vehicles equivalent to 25,000 new installations. Continue reading

Bournemouth Offices

Energy and Glare Reducing Window Technolog

The problem faced by staff working in Steele Raymond’s office building at Richmond Hill in Bournemouth was a build-up of heat and glare caused by the large amount of solar light let in through the windows.   Continue reading

forestCarbon Neutral Printer

Improve the environmental footprint of your organisation with the latest in printing solutions. ‘Saving the planet shouldn’t have a price’, was the message from Carbon Neutral Printing in Romsey as they launched their new printer at The Big Green Event 2016, held at the Hilton Ageas Bowl near Southampton.

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