Archive by category Environment

Calling all creative upcyclers!

Calling all creative upcyclers!

Nottingham City Council is calling on creative up-cyclers or keen re-furbishers to support a reuse project next year. ‘Trash to Treasure’ is a series of innovation exhibitions and workshops celebrating creative upcycling. They will run across a series of venues in Nottingham City Centre in February and March 2016. The project, hosted by Nottingham City […]

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Nottingham – Ultra low emission city event

Nottingham – Ultra low emission city event

The second in a series of free events exploring opportunities within Nottingham’s emerging clean technology sector takes place on Thursday 26 November. Sponsored by Nottingham City Council, the CleanTech Business Network will host six events this year with the aim to promote and support Nottingham’s clean tech economy. The next event, called ‘Nottingham – Ultra […]

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Ambitious for a low emission transport future

Ambitious for a low emission transport future

Nottingham City Council is driving the way towards a low carbon, sustainable transport future. The City Council is awaiting the verdict of the Government’s Office for Low Emission Vehicles (OLEV) to its bid for a £8.5m to help develop electric car charging infrastructure and other measures to promote a low carbon transport area in the […]

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Irresponsible Dog Owner? We’re Watching You!

Irresponsible Dog Owner? We’re Watching You!

Nottingham City Council’s ‘We’re Watching You’ campaign has moved into Berridge Ward this week to tackle irresponsible dog owners. The City Council has joined forces with environmental charity Keep Britain Tidy in a bid to reduce dog fouling in key problem areas in the city. The campaign sets its sights on irresponsible dog owners, with […]

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City Council’s solar project shines at environmental awards

City Council’s solar project shines at environmental awards

Nottingham City Council scooped The Nottingham Post Environmental Innovation award for its solar car park canopy at Harvey Hadden Sports Village. The solar carport innovation has given the popular Sports Village the means to generate and use free, green electricity on site through a structure that spans 40 car parking spaces. It is estimated that […]

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A focus on community in the St Ann’s Week of Action!

A focus on community in the St Ann’s Week of Action!

A Week of Action will take place in St Ann’s from Monday 26 October to celebrate the neighbourhood and the community that live in the area. There is plenty on offer included Bulb Planting, a Health and Wellbeing Family Fun Day and a Talent Show to showcase the skills of people in St Ann’s. In […]

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