Tony Cowling investigates how local authorities are using their power to build new housing to invest in homes that are setting new standards of comfort and energy efficiency, and in the process delighting tenants and challenging perceptions of public housing
Various dates to be announced – Across the Bracknell Forest, Reading and Wokingham council areas – Admission free
The University was winner in the ‘Facilities and Services’ category of this year’s Environmental Association for Universities and Colleges (EAUC) 2016 Green Gown Awards. This follows hot on the heals of another national award – winning in the ‘Stars of the Future’ category of the Love Energy Savings’ awards. Reading won both awards for the […]
Five leading clothing brands and retailers including Primark and Peak Performance have signed up to WRAPs cooperative European Clothing Action Plan (ECAP) initiative, which aims to promote sustainable clothing across the continent. ECAP is made up of five prominent organisations from the UK, Netherlands and Denmark, including: WRAP-UK, MADE-BY, Rijkswaterstaat (RWS), the Danish Fashion Institute […]
Big Energy Saving Week starts on 31 October 2016. It is a national campaign to help people cut their fuel bills and get all the financial support they are entitled to.
Community buildings across Reading benefit from solar panel installations. 10 community buildings have benefited. That’s a total of 176kWp of solar panels!
We are on the shortlist for a Shift Award in their category “Best Sustainability Project Proposal”.
Reading Community Energy Society’s share offer to raise funds to install solar photovoltaic (PV) panels on the roofs of community buildings in and around Reading was fully subscribed in just two weeks.
New Community Solar Opportunity in Reading 01-Jul-2016 Reading Community Energy Society (RCES) has launched today an exciting new project to install solar photovoltaic (PV) panels on the roofs of community buildings in the Reading area, funded by a Community Share Offer. This is the first ever community owned renewable energy scheme for Reading. The Society […]
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