On-Line Resources

52 Climate Actions

52 of the most effective climate actions that can be taken by individuals and communities in the Global North have been chosen. It’s 52 actions because it’s one for each week of the year. We’ve chosen actions we think are powerful, realistic, up-beat and fun. Inevitably some things have been missed out. The actions fall into […]


Centre for Alternative Technology (CAT)

CAT is an education and visitor centre demonstrating practical solutions for sustainability. Covering all aspects of green living: environmental building, eco-sanitation, woodland management, renewable energy, energy efficiency and organic growing. Their website includes information on a wide range of environmental subject, details of their Graduate school, short courses, webinars and other on-line events.   Follow […]


Ellen MacArthur Foundation

The Ellen MacArthur Foundation was established in 2010 with the aim of accelerating the transition to the circular economy. Since its creation the charity has emerged as a global thought leader, establishing the circular economy on the agenda of decision makers across business, government and academia. Re-thinking Progress: The Circular Economy Follow them…


Ethical Job Seeker Limited is an online job board and recruitment services provider offering recruitment support services to organisations and work seekers from all sectors that strive to have a positive environmental, social or cultural impact. Everyone has their own idea of what constitutes a good job.Here at ethicaljobseeker.co.uk we focus on motivation and positivity that can […]

Fully Charged

Fully Charged is a weekly + series produced and hosted by Robert Llewellyn (Red Dwarf, Scrapheap Challenge, Carpool). It’s not only about electric cars, bikes, boats and planes but how we generate and even own the electricity to power these machines. From looking behind the myths of renewable energy, to seeking the truth about conventional […]



Lowimpact.org is a not-for-profit organisation, founded as the ‘Low-Impact Living Initiative’ (LILI) in 2001. They describe their mission as helping people reduce their impact on the environment, improve their quality of life, gain new skills, live in a healthier and more satisfying way, have fun and save money The website is an excellent source of […]


OLIO is a free app, and website, that connects neighbours with each other and with local shops & cafes so that surplus food can be shared, not thrown away. Users (consumers, OLIO volunteers or local businesses) simply snap a picture of their items and add them to OLIO. Neighbours then receive customised alerts and can […]

Slow Ways

Slow Ways is a project to create a network of walking routes that connect all of Great Britain’s towns and cities as well as thousands of villages. Using existing footpaths, people will be able to use the Slow Ways to walk between neighbouring settlements or combine routes for long distance journeys. During lockdown 700 volunteers […]

Tracing Green

An award winning blog dedicated to sustainability in the North-East of England, Including News, Reviews, Buildings, Technology, Lifestyle & The Environment. These’s also an interactive map of sustainable projects across the North East. Follow Them…