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Taking CO2 Seriously

Hampshire Friends of the Earth are campaigning with local councils for a 40% reduction in carbon and other emissions by the year 2020. This paper shows how it could be done

FoE Report “Pathways to 40%” (PDF)

Havant Water Festival Success!

The Water Festival was a wow with up to 15k visitors from all across Hampshire and West Sussex

Temporary fountain - it looked very good even if it was not very energy sustainable.

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Wind Power Report

Britain is ready for huge increase in wind power. So says a new report that scuppers anti-wind arguments

BRITAIN’S energy system is already capable of taking a large amount of wind power, according to a new report released today by a leading energy expert.

The report shows that there is no technical reason why a significant amount of energy generated by wind cannot be used to supply the National Grid.

And, as the report is launched, Britain’s leading environmental organizations are calling on the Government to listen to the experts and provide a boost to the country’s wind industry.

Read the rest of this FOE summary of the report

Read the full report (PDF)