FREE RETROFIT ADVOCACY TRAINING OFFER

Transition New Mills is offering to cover the cost of training up to 4 New Mills residents to gain the knowledge and skills needed to motivate others in our community to improve the energy efficiency of their homes, reducing carbon emissions, improving comfort and reducing fuel bills. The course is being hosted by the Carbon Coop,Continue reading “FREE RETROFIT ADVOCACY TRAINING OFFER”

Food and Climate Change

The next meeting of the Transition reading group is Monday June 27th, 8pm at Jill’s. The topic will be food and climate change – here are links to some articles (most are short but with links if you’re interested in further research): https://www.chathamhouse.org/publication/livestock-climate-change-forgotten-sector-global-public-opinion-meat-and-dairy http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2014/dec/03/eating-less-meat-curb-climate-change http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/10/13/food-water-footprint_n_5952862.html http://smallfarms.oregonstate.edu/sfn/su12cfootprint http://www.smallfootprintfamily.com/grass-fed-beef-and-global-warming It has been suggested that, for subsequent meeting/s,Continue reading “Food and Climate Change”

Important Dates for your Diary

There are 3 important dates coming up where we would really like to see you: New Mills Carnival; afternoon of Saturday 11th June AGM & Speaker(tbc);   7.30pm Thursday 30th June, Volunteer Centre One World Festival;  afternoon of Saturday 2nd July We intend having a stall at the Carnival and One World Festivals, but we reallyContinue reading “Important Dates for your Diary”