Tag: Climate Change

Southampton Airport unveils new green initiative

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Southampton Airport has launched the implementation of Fixed Electrical Ground Power (FEGP) units, as part of it’s commitment to become carbon neutral by 2030. Councillor Rupert Kyrle, Eastleigh Borough Council Cabinet Member for the Environment was invited to see new units in operation “The launch of the new Fixed Electrical Ground Power system is really great…

Keith House backs Govt advice to combat climate change

The Government’s official climate adviser wants ministers to ensure all councils reduce their carbon emissions. In a new report, the Committee on Climate Change warns that we won’t meet our emissions targets unless every council does its bit. Councillor Keith House, Eastleigh Borough Council, states: I welcome the Committee on Climate Change recommendation that every…

Hot air on Climate Change

About 40 people were at Barton Peveril College Friday evening for a specially arranged hustings on behalf of the ‘Ask the Climate Question’ campaign. A number of organisations including Christian Aid, Greenpeace and Oxfam have organised the series of hustings to give voters a chance to hear local candidate’s views on climate change. Chris Huhne…