Storing renewable energy

For a 100% renewable electricity system to work, we need reliable storage to cover days when the wind doesn’t blow and the sun doesn’t shine. Paul Allen from Centre for Alternative Technology looks at how power-to-gas back-up could transform the energy grid. Factories...

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Shoppers urged to unpack the plastic

Following on from the success of Lewes' first Unpack the Plastic event outside Waitrose in May 2018, shoppers in town are being urged to take back their plastic packaging to supermarkets on every first Saturday of the month as part of a national campaign spearheaded...

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Lobbying for onshore wind

Two Lewes constituents went to Parliament to lobby Maria Caulfield, MP for Lewes, about allowing more wind turbines on land.

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Still time to star in the Plastic Free Lewes Pledge Film!

This spring, Plastic Free Lewes will be inviting individuals, businesses and organisations across Lewes to sign up to the Plastic Free Lewes Pledge – a promise to cut down on single-use plastic, a big culprit behind global plastic pollution. To inspire people to sign...

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A stable climate

Most people who read TTL News already take the climate crisis seriously. But amid much other stuff occupying bandwidth, we need to see things that make it easier to take action and talk to others…

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Can Being Vegan Save the Planet? 

By Sue Fleming of TTL Feedback on our talk at the Elephant & Castle at the end of January often started with 'this wasn’t what I was expecting, but it is far more interesting & complex than I’d previously thought.’ Fertile ground was laid for more talks...

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The four most effective things you can do

John Simpson, Radio 4’s world affairs editor, recently reported on an optimistic message from Christiana Figueres, UK-based Executive Secretary of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change. See how you check out with the four things she suggests you do personally.

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