Thursday, December 9, 2021

Technology, Business & Solutions

READY STEADY GROW

Get growing with an innovative food-growing project in East LondonOne of the easiest ways to address our personal carbon emissions is to grow more of our own food.Get Growing (GG) is a unique food-growing...

CLIMATE FRIENDLY FOOD STANDARDS

Measuring the carbon footprint of food from field to the consumerClimate Friendly Foods is a not-for-profit social enterprise set up in the UK in 2008 to tackle climate change through agroecological farming, particularly field-scale...

TRANSITION FOOD

Local food for local people – an achievable solution to reducing carbon emissions.Transition Foodwill empower the UK’s many ‘Transition’ groups to democratically develop local food strategies. The local sustainable production and distribution of food...

BIOMASS BRIQUETTES

Promoting community fuel security in UgandaThe project has effectively addressed the problems of Nakisunga in Uganda that has experienced serious deforestation, primarily as a result of household use of wood and charcoal for fuel,...

GO SOLAR

A brighter future for people in Nepal.People experiencing energy poverty lack collateral and financial capacity to pay for clean, modern energy sources upfront. To reduce the per-household cost and reach the poorest of the...

THE DESTINY OF THE LUHYIA COMMUNITY

The Biochar, Solar Cooker Stove and Agroforestry Farming ProjectThe Destiny of the Luhyia Community is grateful to get funds from APE UK to implement The Biochar, Solar Cooker Stove and Agroforestry Farming Project in...

THE PAPER TRAIL

Recycling paper for fuel within the Gambian tourist industryThis is an initiative by the DEEN Trust which was established by a group of active environmentalists to address, in a pro-active and practical way, waste...

ENABLING THE TRANSITION

Towards a zero-carbon Britain “The science says we must, the technology says we can, its time to say we will.”  – Enabling the TransitionSince 1975 the Centre for Alternative Technology in Machynlleth, Wales has been...

TRANSITION NETWORKS

The Transition Network is given an APE Special Award as the project most likely to mitigate serious climate changeSince the project inception a year ago in February 2010, Transition has continued to grow and...

MIVULE SOLAR LIGHTING PROJECT

Addressing the increasing marginalisation of the illiterate, off-grid rural poor in remote parts of Eastern Uganda, who are overlooked by government and mainstream aid-givers.The women in the photo live in the remotest parts of...