Aug
31
2013
Norah Barnes

Eigg: community-owned island & the 1st completely wind, water and sun electricity grid in the world

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Posted Aug 31 2013 by Norah Barnes of Earth Connections

Sometimes a story will remind us that things can be done differently. The Isle of Eigg story is one of them. For more details of exactly what happened on Eigg, see Alastair Mcintosh’s book Soil and Soul (available here). Read more …

Aug
27
2013
Sam

Invitation to visit or join Grow Heathrow

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Posted Aug 27 2013 by Sam  of Grow Heathrow

One of Lowimpact.org’s staff recently visited Grow Heathrow and was really impressed with their organisation, their gardens and their opposition to the damaging growth in air travel, airports and the proposed new runway at Heathrow. Read more …

Aug
12
2013
Dave Darby

Is there such a thing as progress?

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Posted Aug 12 2013 by Dave Darby of Lowimpact.org

Here’s a blog I recently came across, by the ‘Archdruid’ – his argument is that the concept of ‘progress’ is now defunct and that science is just another story – a myth amongst many others that attempt to explain the universe. Read more …

Aug
6
2013
Paul Mobbs

Every picture tells a story: the elites behind the fracking industry

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Posted Aug 6 2013 by Paul Mobbs of Free Range Activism

NB: for a larger image click hereLet’s get one thing clear, this is not about conspiracy theories. This isn’t about a powerful elite meeting in darkened rooms to fondle their fluffy white cats whilst talking in menacing tones. Read more …

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