Jul
23
2012
Andy Reynolds

Local firewood auction & fair in your county?

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Posted Jul 23 2012 by Andy Reynolds of the Ecolodge
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The Lincolnshire Firewood Fair receives The Lincolnshire Environmental Award 2012. 4 years ago a disparate group of foresters, woodmen, agents, and firewood merchants got together with direction from the local Forestry Commission officer. Read more …

Jul
15
2012
Harry White

Want to help start an eco-village in Ireland?

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Posted Jul 15 2012 by Harry White of East Clare Eco
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Hello. My family and I moved to Ireland three years ago when our eldest boy was born. Previous to this we were living aboard a narrow boat cruising between the midlands and London. Read more …

Jul
8
2012
Philip Wolfe

You can be part owner of a large solar power plant

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Posted Jul 8 2012 by Philip Wolfe of Westmill Solar Co-op

Westmill solar park is located near to Watchfield, on the Wiltshire/Oxfordshire border, just off the A420. The site is operating successfully and consists of 30 acres of over 20,000 solar panels. Read more …

Jul
4
2012
Sune Nightingale

Summer advice for wood stove owners

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Posted Jul 4 2012 by Sune Nightingale of Stoves Online
wood stoves summer advice

Hi All, My name is Sune and I help to run Stovesonline – we are the Lowimpact.org network partner for things to do with wood stoves, pellet stoves, chimneys, etc. I’m new to this blog, so I thought I would kick off with a few bits of easy summer advice for stove owners. Read more …

Jul
2
2012
Dave Darby

Making bread, butter & cheese

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Posted Jul 2 2012 by Dave Darby of Lowimpact.org

We’ve just had a fantastic course here this weekend – how to make bread, butter and cheese. The breadmaking part of the course was provided by Katherine Hallewell (above). She and a friend have a small bakery in Stroud, and they make bread for local people. Read more …

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