News from The Converging World

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Fri, 29/10/2010

Saturday 27th November, Cabot Circus, BristolThe Converging World (TCW) and Bristol Energy Network (BEN) are hosting a community energy open day at the new Start Living green advice centre in Cabot Circus. The day will be full of practical advice on how communities and schools can save energy,...

Thu, 28/10/2010

 On 27th October, TCW presented at South Gloucestershire’s Environment Forum in Bradley Stoke. Community groups and local councillors were there to hear about the council’s progress in reducing its carbon emissions and its future plans. TCW presented...

Mon, 25/10/2010

Another Hugely Inspiring Day from Schumacher Society and CAT"Yes We Can" was the message from The Centre for Alternative Technology (CAT). They presented their recent report 'Zero Carbon Britain 2030' (ZCB) to an enthusiastic Council House audience, showing that this challenge can be met, if we...

Fri, 15/10/2010

By Miguel Mendonca This week saw the very sad death of Dr Hermann Scheer, in many ways the father figure of German renewable energy, and a hugely influential figure worldwide. He was a fighter who seemed to relish his battles, and an inspirational, irreplaceable character. Hermann died...

Tue, 12/10/2010

HRH Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall cut the ribbon on new sustainability advice centre'Start Living' is Bristol’s new green advice centre, dedicated to encouraging everyone in the UK to lead more sustainable lives and use natural resources more efficiently. It was officially opened by...

Tue, 12/10/2010

New Community Energy Network Formed in Bristol There are now so many community groups, organisations and people active in community energy projects in Bristol that we are forming a network. The Easton Energy Group convened the first meeting of the Bristol Energy Network on the 7th of October at...