Ideas and Information
Reduce your energy usage and use renewable energy – The energy saving trust’s website has some tips and low cost measures on saving energy for individuals. The Centre for Sustainable Energy has lots of useful free advice leaflets to download about heating and lighting, energy efficiency, renewable energy, etc.
Walk, http://www.walkinginherts.co.uk/index.php this website has lots of information about clubs, maps etc.
Cycle – Herts County Council has a dedicated page to cycle routes and clubs.
Public transport – Interlink is a dedicated website to planning your journey on public transport in Hertfordshire.
Check with your local borough or district council what can be recycled through them.
Shop Local buying locally produced food ensures that food is fresher, provides local employment and generates less “food miles” – Farmers markets can be one of the most successful initiatives to promote local food.
Several local organisations have information which may be of interest to you: