First up please sign our petition for East Herts District Council to declare a Climate Emergency www.change.org/p/east-herts-district-council-ehdc-declare-a-climate-emergency
Share your news, thoughts and ideas about climate change
If you are concerned about climate change and want to get involved in any way, large or small, to find solutions for Bishops Stortford and the local area, get in touch or come to a meeting.
CURRENTLY THE BISHOPS STORTFORD CLIMATE GROUP ARE
- promoting the use of electric vehicles – both cars and bicycles – in Bishops Stortford.
- working to persuade the council to insist that developers build houses to a high standard aiming for zero carbon
- promoting the use of heat networks with ground source heat pumps
- campaigning for investment in walking and cycling
- encouraging lowering of food waste
- Anyone interested in doing something about climate change is welcome to come our planning meetings which are held monthly on the first Wednesday of each month at 8pm in the Windhill Churches Centre, Windhill, Bishops Stortford, CM23 2ND. The remaining meetings this year – 2019 – are: Sept 4th, Oct 2nd, Nov 6th and Dec 4th .
- A working group to prioritise cycling needs and progress implementation of cycling developments meets regularly. Anyone interested please contact us at the links above.
Past activities include meetings on Ecohomes and Food Waste.