Winchester Action on Climate Change (WinACC) works to cut the carbon footprint of Winchester district. We are local residents, businesses and policy-makers, working together to tread more lightly on the planet. Together, we can create a better future.
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Barton Farm School - consultation meeting on 22 April, and links to website to send in your views....
Help make politicians of all parties understand that climate change is the most important issue they face. 2015 is a crucial year for the future of humanity, leading up to the Paris conference in December. This is what you can do.
The lawyers for EDF who are appealing against the planning decisions to refuse permission for the wind farm at Bullington Cross have sent additional information, which we have copied below (with some shortening). The main points are...
Please make sure that climate change is a high priority for our new MPs and Councillors!
In this crucial year for the future of humanity, we must make it clear to politicians of all parties that there are votes in climate change. They say it's not a subject that people ask them about. So please make sure you do!
Winchester City Council has commissioned consultants to look at the finances of four options for a Leisure Centre in Winchester town...
Proving that one person's trash is another's treasure, this exhibition celebrates creative recycling and challenges the way we look at waste. Everything in the exhibition was once something else. Free. Suitable for children. Open when the Discovery Centre is open...
A Great Waste production looking at how a circular economy keeps resources in use for as long as possible, then recovers and regenerates materials at the end of their life. Can this really be made to work?
On alternative months the Transport Action Group and Built Environment Action Group have joint meetings to discuss issues of joint concern.
The Built Environment Group seeks to influence the built environment to reduce greenhouse gas emissions both direct and indirect. It works with the Council on planning policy, and with the City of Winchester Trust in the Winchester 2020 Group to influence new developments such as Barton Farm.