Over 1,500 households in the Stoke Park, Sprites and Bridge wards of Ipswich have taken part in a special project called ‘Green Behaviours’, which asks residents to make small changes such as replacing worn tap washers, switching off lights or improving insulation in their homes.
The partners of WPB in ANSWER conducted a study on the availability and usability of online carbon calculation tools for SMEs.
POM East Flanders and POM West Flanders grouped their findings in an article that was published in the journal Milieudirect (issue April 2011). A copy of this article can be downloaded here (in Dutch).
POM East Flanders and POM West Flanders organized a seminar on Green IT on March 15th 2011. Following this seminar, an article on Green IT was published in the journal Ecotips (issue April-May 2011). Some findings, tips and examples on Green IT are covered. A copy of this article can be downloaded here (in Dutch).
POM East Flanders is launching a new promotion campaign to attract East Flemish businesses, business clubs and intermediates to the European Green Business Network. A promotion film and poster were specially designed for this purpose. The promotion film can be watched through the following link (in Dutch).
A high-level conference in Norfolk has been looking at the role of education in developing awareness of climate change. Over four days, delegates from England, Germany, Norway, Sweden at the issue from all angles, including teacher resources, links to high-skilled jobs and the role of scientific and philosophical developments.
In 2010 POM West-Flanders launched a successful energy campaign for businesses to engage their staff to save energy. A big success! And maybe even beyond the borders of the province of West-Flanders! Limburg is interested to copy this campaign!