Here are just five of the things we've found interesting and significant this month or so. We're tried to whittle it down to get the top stories but it really depends on your perspective. There's always more than this so be sure to follow us (social media links at the
Dwight, our very own technical director , and his son, Lewis, went off on a cycle and they took quite some time.
Now they are back, they're presenting an interactive evening filled with tales of their escapades. Held in Wanstead Cricket club on 22nd November, you can
The HotBin turns your domestic waste (including bones, eggshells, litter) into naturally rich compost in only 90 days.
Now that summer has finally arrived – what better way to enjoy a lazy Sunday afternoon than getting your garden into tip top shape. And you
It’s hot, it’s cold, it’s sunny, it’s raining- that must mean the British Summer is here…
Here are some pre-summer/ summer ‘tips’ that will save you money and also encourage a healthier lifestyle approach.
Carlton House, our Georgian Grade II listed HQ has been chosen to take part in Waltham Forest's first 'Green Open Homes' (run by Hornbeam Cafe ) weekend running Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th May.
We're one of the organiser’s three ‘gold star’
Only a specific set of products come under the Green Deal. We've summed up the basics below.
If you want to read the government document detailing the specifics of what qualifies, please click here.
Heating, ventilation and air conditioning
Condensing Gas Boiler
There is a lot of information out there about the Green Deal: official documentation, analysis, commentary and more. There is a lot to trawl through and some is certainly more useful than others. There are lots of websites/ companies dedicated to helping you apply for the green deal but
We believe that the main reason you should be installing energy efficient measures is because they stand up on their own merits:
They reduce the amount of energy you use;
They cut your bills;
The are far more efficient than any other conventional systems you already have installed;
Monday 12th April 2010
SPARK OF THE DAY: Having sucessfully survived a week of skiing with very little skill.
GRIPE OF THE DAY: Looking superhero-esque with pale patches around our eyes from wearing sunglasses while skiing.
Thursday 8th April 2010
GRIPE OF THE
WALTHAM FOREST GREEN OPEN HOMES PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBITION PRIVATE VIEW
Photographer: Veronika Speigl
Date: Wed 14 May
Venue: Arts and Crusts Cafe, 19 Victoria Rd, London E17 4JT
The Hornbeam Environmental Centre are very excited to be organising Waltham