Although proper disposal is still an issue, the country has done well to direct more food waste into their anaerobic digestion plants to convert it into electricity and heat. Currently, there are three of these plants in Wales with more on the way in the hope of increasing accessibility to clean power.
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We’re in the middle of vegetable growing and planting season, and knowing where to plant them, how far apart the different vegetables should be, and how long they need to grow can become daunting if you plan on doing more that one at a time.
Wales is full of fantastic attractions for holidaymakers; think of a break in Wales and you probably picture the beautiful views of Snowdonia, the cliffs of Great Orme, the Brecon Beacons or perhaps Harlech Castle. But Wales has a lot to offer in terms of nightlife as well, and the country’s casino scene offers plenty […]
A wind turbine located at the Welsh Assembly Government’s Aberystwyth offices, built in 2009 and costing £48,000 has been generating a monthly average of just £5 worth of electricity.
Farmers in Wales need to reduce their carbon emissions by 17%, according a report produced by the Environment Strategy for Wales. However, it’s easier said than done as the equipment that farmers use to do their job is the main contributor to the problem.
A film showing life for families building a home in a Pembrokeshire eco village is being premiered at cinemas.
Residents won planning permission in 2009 to build a community of nine smallholdings at Glandwr designed to be low impact and self-sufficient.
Organising a family holiday can be a bit knackering. Finding a fun, affordable, and family-oriented vacation location that the entire clan can agree on is difficult for any family, but throw an organic lifestyle into the mix and this task becomes nearly impossible. Families that lead organic lifestyles often have trouble planning a holiday that […]
We’re keen organic gardeners, and work hard to keep our soil healthy and work with nature to produce a healthy and productive garden. It’s important to have access to good information right from the beginning though, so we’ve compiled a list of the top ten selling organic gardening books on Amazon to help new gardeners and provide extra tips for experienced growers.
Plans to build 23 new wind farms and an infrastructure of pylons to support them are in danger of ripping some Montgomeryshire communities apart, say those who support the developments.
Protests have been staged against three controversial wind farm applications as they were discussed by councillors in Powys.
The applications for Llanbrynmair, Llaithdu and Llandinam will be decided by the UK government because they are set to generate over 50 megawatts.
The council cabinet decided to formally oppose all three planning applications.
RenewableUK Cymru said the decision was a blow to many businesses that stood to benefit from the developments.