Environmental Education

Commercial Solar PV Installation For Businesses in The UK

By Lucy Zwarteveen,
Filed in Articles, eco-engineering, Energy Saving, Environmental Education, Green Business, Renewable Energy, sustainability

  An important part of any business or commercial entity is the energy they need to power the business. From lighting up the premises to operating machinery, electricity is crucial to their daily functioning and success. Commercial entities can get the energy they need from several sources. These include the national grid or using a […]

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How Businesses Can Become More Sustainable With Small Changes

By Kate Haines,
Filed in Articles, Eco Tips, Environmental Education, Green Business, recycling, sustainability

  There are many ways in which a business can change their culture to become more sustainable, without spending a lot of money or altering business practices. This brief guide will go over four examples.   Recycling Initiatives Businesses have no excuse in the modern world to not be running some sort of recycling programme, […]

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Plastic Free July

By Kate Haines,
Filed in Environmental Campaigns, Environmental Education, Zero Waste

plastic free 2019

Did you know scientists estimate that by 2050 there will be more plastic than fish in the world’s oceans? About half of all plastic produced is for single-use or disposable items such as packaging.  Choose to refuse single-use plastic this July by signing up for the Plastic Free July challenge at www.plasticfreejuly.org. By bringing your own reusable shopping […]

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Mud And Bloom:The Subscription Box That Gets You And Your Kids Outdoors

By Kate Haines,
Filed in Environmental Education, Green Directory Reviews, green gardening

green gardening boxes

When I first saw the Mud and Bloom Box featured on twitter I was immediately intrigued and wanted to know more. As gardening and crafts are two of my favourite things, a subscription box combining the two seemed a great idea, especially for children. Crafts Since February my two children aged 6 and 8 have […]

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Book Review:The Natural Storyteller

By Kate Haines,
Filed in Environmental Education, Green Book Reviews

green book review

Georgiana Keable the author of ‘The Natural Storyteller, Wildlife Tales For Telling’ has been a key figure in the rebirth of storytelling in both Norway and England. She founded the Norway Storytelling Festival in 2004 and now teaches storytelling at Oslo University. This  collection of short stories encompasses enthralling tales from India, Scandinavia, Africa, Russia, […]

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