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The Alternative Technology Centre is not responsible for the availability or content of these external sites, nor does the ATC endorse, warrant, or guarantee the products, services, or information described or offered at these other Internet sites.

 

Climate Change

 

Department of Energy and Climate Change

The government site providing information on climate change mitigation policy and energy policy.

 

Defra

A site bearing information on the developments being made to control and manage ambient air quality across the UK.

 

Community
 

Hebden Bridge web

A site bearing information, news articles and community events in Hebden Bridge

 

Alt. Solar. Photovoltaic

A site bearing information on solar photovoltaic.

 

Amazon Nails

A site offering courses in straw bail building.

 

Calderdale Friends of the Earth

A site bearing information on the local Friends of the Earth group’s activities.

 

Centres for Changes

A site bearing information on the potential consequences of climate viability and change.

 

Ecoworld  

A site bearing information on how world political leaders can be contacted by the public regarding climate change concerns.

 

Environment Job

A site bearing information on jobs in the environmental sector.

 

Greenpeace UK

A site bearing information on national Greenpeace activities.

 

Global Action Plan

A site bearing information on how people can make positive environmental changes in their community.

 

Hebden Bridge. Com

A site bearing information on topical events in the Hebden Bridge area.

 

Low Impact Living Initiative

A site promoting sustainable alternatives to various aspects of everyday living.

 

 

Consumer

 

Green Web Hosting

A company offering environmentally sustainable web hosting.

 

Ethical Consumer

A site bearing information on which products are ethically sound and which should be boycotted.

 

Pristine Planet

A site bearing information on which products are environmentally sound .

 

Weazel Wharf Ukuleles

A local hand-crafted ukulele company, based at Hebble End Mill.

 

Education (More Links on our Suschool Site)

 

The Eco Tech Centre  

A site bearing information on a Norfolk based educational sustainable living charity

 

WWF Education

A site bearing information on educational programmes associated with world wildlife.

 

Low-Impact Living Initiative

A site bearing information on how people can reduce their impact on the environment.

 

 

Energy Efficiency (More Links in Renewable Energy Section)

 

Alternative Technology Links

A site bearing information on international alternative technology initiatives.

 

The Carbon Trust

 A site bearing information on how businesses and the public sector can cut carbon emissions, reduce the impact of climate change and save money in the process.  

 

Centre for Alternative Technology, Wales

A site bearing information on the Welsh centre for alternative technology.

 

Create

A site bearing information on how small scale renewable energy generators can sell their electricity back to the national grid.

 

Dot Communications

A site offering a range of computer services so that people can have their technology repaired before they refuse it. 

 

Energy Savings Trust

A site bearing information on how to save energy.

 

Low Impact

A site promoting sustainable alternatives to various aspects of everyday living.

 

Network for Alternative Technology and Technology Assessment

A site bearing information on renewable energy, by the Open University.

 

 

Food

 

C Red

A site bearing information on how to reduce CO2 waste in the kitchen.

 

Eat Raw

A site bearing information on how to access the best raw vegetarian and vegan living foods and how to detoxify, cleanse and revitalise yourself.

 

Food Packaging & Recycling

A site bearing information on how much waste and money can be saved by buying food in bulk.

 

Henry Doubleday Research Association (HDRA)

A site bearing information on organic gardening, farming and food.

 

Vegan Organics

A site bearing information on organic cultivation.

 

 

Homes and Buildings

 

 

Association for Environmentally Conscious Building

A site bearing information on sustainable buildings for homes and businesses.

 

Ethical Junction

A site bearing information on how to live ethically.

 

Green Energy League Table

A site bearing information on how to save money on gas and electricity bills.

 

The Hockerton Housing Project

A site bearing information on the UK's first earth sheltered, self-sufficient ecological housing development.

 

Low Impact

A site promoting sustainable alternatives to various everyday objects.

 

My Home

A site bearing practical suggestions on how to make your home energy efficient.

 

Sustainable Architecture, Building and Culture

A site bearing information on sustainable building development and environmentally friendly building products.

 

 

Natural World and Biodiversity


 
British Trust for Conservation Volunteers

A site bearing information on the activities of British conservation volunteers.

 

 

Eden Project

A site bearing information on the responsible management and development of plant life.

 

Environment Agency

A site bearing information on how current agricultural practice, livestock, water, wildlife and woodland management are affecting the environment.

 

Low Impact

A site promoting sustainable alternatives to various aspects of everyday living.

 

Organic Gardening

A site bearing information on how to cultivate an organic garden.

 

Soil Association

A site bearing information on how to cultivate organic produce.

 

Springdale

A site bearing information on crop development as used in the fibre, fuel, energy, bio composites and oleo chemical industries.

 

Worm Woman

A site bearing information on the practice and environmental benefits of vermicomposting.

 

 

 Recycling and Waste

Car Recycling

A site bearing information on how much metal and fuel is saved by recycling redundant cars and how environmentally and cost effective it is to run a car properly.

 

Cartridges 4 Charity UK

A site bearing information on how to help charity and the environment by recycling printer consumables and mobile phones.

 

Family Craft

A site bearing information on how redundant materials can be creatively recycled.

 

FreeCycle

An organisation that aims to keep usable items out of landfills by connecting those with things they want to get rid of with people who can use them.

 

Grassroots Recycling Network

A site bearing information on how we can all work towards zero waste.

 

Recoup 

A site bearing information on how to recycle plastic bottles.

 

Recycle Calderdale

A site bearing information on where and what can be recycled in Calderdale.

 

Recycled Products Database

A site bearing information on where to obtain recycled products.

 

Waste Watch

A site bearing information on how to reduce waste through reuse and recycling.

 

WRAP (Waste Resources and Action Programme)

An organisation that aims to help businesses and individuals benfit from reducing waste, developing sustainable technologies and use resources efficiently.

 

Renewable Energy

 

British Gas Future Energy

A green energy tariff from British Gas, reducing carbon emissions in two ways.

 

Clean Energy

A site bearing information on how wind turbines work and why they are a good investment for the environment. 

 

Ecotricity

A company that offers renewable energy tariffs and invests in building new renewable installations.

 

European Green Electricity Network

A site bearing information on the need to promote the instalment of green electricity throughout Europe.

 

Feed-in Tariffs

A site containing information about payments for renewable energy in the UK.

 

Geography Pages

A site bearing information on the 2001 government report on renewable energy targets for the immediate future. 

 

Good Energy

A company offering 100% renewable energy to UK households at a competitive price.

 

Green Energy (UK)

A site bearing information on how to obtain electricity from renewable sources throughout the UK.

 

JUICE

A site bearing information on how to obtain environmentally friendly electricity from Npower with Greenpeace.

 

Npower National Trust Tariff

A tariff offering 100% renewable energy in coordination with the National Trust.

 

Otherpower

A site providing information and plans for homebrew renewable energy systems

 

Renewable UK

A site bearing information on wind and marine energy.

 

Solar Century

A site bearing information on the UK’s leading solar photovoltaics company.

 

Solar Energy International

A site offering workshops in solar, wind, water and natural building technologies.

 

Solar Power Answers

A site bearing information on how to go about building your own system.

 

Solar Twin

A site selling solar water heating systems with an integral solar-electric (photovoltaic) pump.

 

 

 

Transport

 

Environmental Transport Agency

A site offering environmentally responsible car insurance and break down cover.

 

Freewheelers

A site bearing information on how pollution can be reduced by minimising car usage.

 

Liftshare.com

A site bearing information on how travel costs and fuel consumption can be cut by sharing a lift.

 

Northern Auto Gas

 site bearing information on companies who perform (LPG) autogas conversions.

 

Sunwind

A site bearing information on how soon solar cars could be available to the public.

 

Sustrans

A site bearing information on practical projects to help reduce motor traffic.

 

 

Water

 

Rain Harvesting Systems

A site bearing information on water conservation measures for homes and businesses in the U.K.

 

Water on the Web

A site bearing information on aquatic ecology, water quality, watersheds, data collection and interpretation and associated water issues.

 

 

 
 
 

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