Category Archives: Energy

energy saving devices for the home

We all know that saving energy is good for the environment and our pockets.  Here are a few new gadgets I came across recently, I would be interested to see if anyone has tried them and how effective they are … Continue reading

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Hexham Neighbourhood Plan 7:00pm, 22 April, Great Hall, Hexham Abbey.

What is a Neighbourhood Plan? The Hexham Neighbourhood Plan (HNP) will serve the Hexham community by: •providing residents and businesses with a vehicle for collaboration and engagement on the future of the town (its spatial development), •working within the planning … Continue reading

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Please keep the carbon in the ground!

Lots of action for TTer’s to be aware of on the small p front. Hexham Town Councils Sustainability Policy was discussed at the Hexham Town Councils Planning and Infrastructure committee. The decision was made to send the Document back to … Continue reading

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Green Ovingham event, February 6th, 7.15pm

All are invited to a Green Ovingham talk in the Reading Room.  The speaker is David Archer talking on Climate Change and renewable energy and  entitled “Keeping the Lights on Without Burning the House Down”.  The talk will be followed … Continue reading

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Planning News

The  Orchard Gap Housing development has been deferred by the West Area Committee. Due to the design of the house for plot 3. If the house on Plot 3 is of a different type will the solar panels be lost??. … Continue reading

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Warden Solar farm and planning

Here is my submission as a member of Transition Tynedale in support of the Planning Permission at Warden. This scheme will save 49 tons of carbon per year according to the Carbon Trust. Details here As a Member of Transition … Continue reading

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Draught busting Workshop

This workshop was a joint venture between TT Energy group, No 28 and Warm Up North and held on Saturday 18 October. 4 people attended, all residents of the east end or town centre. We started off at No 28 … Continue reading

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Transition Tynedale’s Response to the Warden Planning Application

Hi Here is a positive response to planning permission 14/03064/RENE Land East Of Bridge End, Warden in accordence withTransition Tynedales adopted Aims and Objectives. The Aims and Objectives of Transition Tynedale are to build resilience and sustainability into our local … Continue reading

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Corbridge Solar Farm

  Planning permission has been applied by the Stagshaw Estate for a 250Kw solar farm using ground mounted panels. Link to planning documents LINK The 2 consultants submission documents are worth the read as it touches on the national policy. … Continue reading

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4T Meeting

Hi All The next 4T meeting will be on Tuesday 29 April at 7.30. Will be at 5 Cockshaw Hexham. Please note that the date above is an edit. 4T (Transition Tynedale Think Tank) is an informal group where we … Continue reading

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