Keith Taylor, the Green MEP for the South East is visiting the Isle of Wight today to meet key players in eco-tourism and visit two award-winning tourism businesses. Photocall update…
Following our news from Eneco in respect of the offshore wind farm, West of the Isle of Wight. The Council have now secured some funding towards building a £30m tidal facility in the Solent.
Following the granting of licences to pursue offshore wind energy off the West Coast of the Isle of Wight, a presentation will take place at the Quay Arts, to consider the engineering and technology challenges, including offshore installation and power transmission.
Southern Housing Group is promoting the “clean and green” image after receiving a national environmental award. The Green Apple Environment Award recognises the efforts of the people of Chale, the Ellen MacArthur Foundation, Southern Housing Group, the Footprint Trust and Island 2000.
The Hampshire and Isle of Wight Sustainable Business Partnership today re-launched itself as a Community Interest Company. Invited guests from prominent businesses and sustainability organsiations from across Hampshire and the Isle of Wight attended the event.
The Footprint Trust’s Warmahome scheme is to hold more of its popular Future Energy events. This year the Trust will be focussing on renewable solar energy – as part of its mission to save people money and to reduce the ‘ecological footprint’ of the Isle of Wight.