For truly green gardening, it’s important to use peat-free compost wherever you can.
To find out how to get your home properly insulated call the ACT ON CO2 advice line free on 0800 512 012 (0300 456 2655 from a mobile). Opening hours are 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday.
Householders who make use of the Government’s Boiler Scrappage Scheme can receive £400 cashback when they scrap an old G-rated boiler and fit in its place a new A-rated boiler or renewable heat technology.
The actions we take every day create over 40% of the UK’s CO2 emissions. Use this section to calculate your carbon footprint and find ways to reduce your CO2 emissions
Whether you’re just beginning to reduce your CO2 emissions, or looking for more stretching actions, this useful advice will help you lead a lower-carbon life
Every action we take to reduce CO2 and greenhouse gas, no matter where it occurs, will make a difference. The collective actions of individuals, Government and business are the key to ensuring a reduction of the effects of climate change.
Reduce the size of your carbon footprint, and your domestic bills, by making these changes around the home.
Lowering the CO2 emissions you generate while travelling will significantly reduce your carbon footprint.
We all want to save as much as we can these days. And it's good to know that by doing yourself some good you're also doing the right thing by the environment.
Cutting water wastage is easy. Here are some ideas for you to try today, or to work towards achieving in the future.