A London based scheme, that will create more electric vehicle charge points than petrol stations, pushes the UK towards a national network
South Shropshire Furniture Scheme provides affordable household items, free restoration courses while helping other organisations become sustainable enterprises
The Phone Co-op has become the first telecoms provider to be awarded the Social Enterprise Mark. The scheme aims to raise awareness of businesses trading to benefit people and planet.
A home energy survey scheme is among winners of the1 million Big [...]
Shropshire Council, in central England, has launched three partnership schemes to help bring an extra 45,000 trees into the county's landscape.
South Shropshire Furniture Scheme has embarked on a radical enterprise to help sustain other rural enterprises.
After a 100 year long absence, the Lewes Pound was reintroduced into circulation in October 2008. Lewes, a town that has also become one of the UK's growing number of Transition Towns'
Sound Investment is a scheme run by the Birmingham Contemporary Music Group and encourages people to invest in musical masterworks of the future.
It was after a visit to India, that Katie Alcott, herself a victim of acommon water-borne illness, dysentry, was inspired to create FRANKWater, an ethical bottled water brand.
On September 2008, New Mills, Derbyshire became the UK's first community-funded hydro electric scheme.
Pupils at a Surrey infant school have been swapping sweet and sugarylunches for healthy meals made with school-grown fruit and vegetables,thanks to the Royal Horticultural Society's gardening scheme.
Co-housing, an idea that first started in Scandinavia, is catching onin the UK. Former Green Councillor Jonathan Sear, winner of TheObserver Ethical Award for the eco-refit of his council house, [...]
Hackney-based, green education service, ecoACTIVE, has won a NationalEnergy Action Award from the Affordable Warmth ñ Sustainable WorldAwards Scheme.
The Creative Partnerships governmental programme is designed to help teachers devise more adventurous, more engaging learning methods. Martha Hammond attended the scheme's first national [...]
Time for Child Care is creating a network that supports parents, carers and children. It was set up by Time Banks UK to help parents who want to start training or working, or would like to set up [...]