Greener Villages

What does it mean to be a green village? It doesn't just relate to the plants, grass and trees around your area but how you as a village tackle issues such as climate change, flooding, less waste, better and cleaner energy etc.

We have lots of information coming about how a village can be a green environment.

Some links:

Countryside Climate Network

Northamptonshire County Council Flood Resilience Toolkit. Find out what you can do to make your community more resilient and flood aware

Northamptonshire's Climate Change Strategy 2020 - 2023. A working document that has been developed by local authorities and other partners in the county (including Northamptonshire ACRE), the strategy has agreed targets around reducing the amount of CO2 emissions per capita in the county and adapting to climate change.

Centre for Sustainable Energy. An independent national charity that shares knowledge and experience to help people change the way they think and act on energy.

Rural Community Energy Fund. A £10 million Government funded programme, which supports rural communities in England to develop renewable energy projects that provide economic and social benefits to the community. to support rural communities across England wanting to set up renewable energy projects in their area.