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New Indian management team to push for 100MW

Fri, 01/04/2011

TCW appoints Indian management team to grow its renewable energy business and former Secretary of the Ministry for New and Renewable Energy in India joins the board.

World Water Day - The Impacts of Climate Change in Tamil Nadu

Tue, 22/03/2011

Today is World Water Day. Water is one of the world’s most valuable resources; an essential part of life. Without it, people couldn’t grow crops to feed their families or sustain themselves and their livestock. Too much water, from flooding or tsunamis (like the ones in Japan recently and in the Indian Ocean in 2004) can be devastating.

Bristol's Green Roots

Tue, 01/03/2011

In September last year, The Schumacher Institute was awarded a grant of £27,000 to document Bristol's history of 'sustainability' in a project called Bristol's Green Roots. The Institute is an independent research organisation which honours the work of E.F Schumacher and aims to extend his ideas into the 21st century. We use critical systems thinking to address contemporary issues around, environmental and social justice.

TCW Wins 4 Vodafone World of Difference Awards

Mon, 14/02/2011

The Converging World has been awarded grants to pay salaries for four volunteers for two months as part of the Vodafone World of Difference scheme. Vodafone's World of Difference UK programme pays for a volunteer to work with their chosen charity for two months. Out of 11,000 applications, TCW was awarded four grants, doubling the size of its team for two months. TCW worked with the applicants to make sure the projects fit in with its objectives this year. The winners are:

Cancun COP: Ecological vs Political Reality

Mon, 29/11/2010

Political reality way ahead on points at start of round 16

TCK TCK TCK TEAMS UP WITH “HARMONY” IN UNPRECEDENTED GLOBAL CALL-TO-ACTION

Wed, 17/11/2010

Partnership brings movie’s themes to world-wide audience with mosaic:EARTH, online call-to-action

TCW and Bristol Energy Network to Host Community Energy Open Day

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, money and carbon.TCW will present their free Community Energy Programme, which takes community groups through a process of energy and cost reduction via domestic efficiency measures, and facilitates renewable energy installations where possible.

Opinion: What is the 'Big Society'?

Tue, 12/10/2010

Matt Wood and Miguel Mendonca join those trying to make sense of David Cameron's 'Big Society' concept

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