Monthly Archives: May 2011
Pathfinder is a new Welsh Assembly funded programme which is available to support communities across Wales who are taking action on climate change. They are eager to talk to as many community groups as possible, and also identify groups whom … Continue reading
A new report by the Committee on Climate Change (CCC) proposess 30-45% of the UK’s energy should come from renewable sources by 2020 and with off-shore wind farms currently being a very expensive option, nuclear power is being suggested as … Continue reading
To see the Spring-Summer 2011 issue of the Talybont Energy newsletter click on the link below: Talybont Energy Newsletter Spring-Summer 2011
PAVO held a Funder’s Fair in Llandewi in mid Powys last Friday the 6th of May where a number of funders who have monies available for community groups came together under one village hall roof. A very useful session it … Continue reading
Talybont Energy has created a community fund of £5,000 for 2011 which is available for sustainable projects which benefit the local community of Talybont, Pencelli and Scethrog. If you have a project which meets ToUE’s aims (below) and you wish … Continue reading
Boris b-bug appears at 3.04 in this clip and Mr Chips at 5.04. Worth watching the whole 6 minutes though – what fantastic scenery we live in. Thanks to David Thomas of Crickhowell & Black Mountains Tourism for the video.
Mr Chips (our community car which runs on recycled vegetable oil) fulfilled his key role with aplomb in yesterday’s BBC Countryfile race from Bristol to Machynlleth. His brand new livery attracted considerable attention apparently as he carried the weary competitors … Continue reading