Archive for November, 2010

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    Talk to Civic Society 29 Nov – come along!

    Graham Truscott of Melbourne Area Transition will be setting out the challenges of moving to a low-carbon, energy constrained future and why the answers to these challenges lie at the local level.  Leisure Centre, Melbourne – 7.30pm 29th November 2010 Tweet

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    Everyone is needed

    Melbourne Area Transition is community-led.  Anyone can be involved. Everyone is needed – local people, community groups, young people, businesses, funders and investors, partners, local government. Inclusion is a fundamental principle of Transition.  We are only as resilient as our neighbours. The Transition process thus […]

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    Low Carbon Village

    Melbourne has joined South Derbyshire District Council’s Low Carbon Village project.  This will particularly assist us in promoting energy efficiency and subsidised insulation within the area, and will enable us to tap into information, resources and funds. Tweet

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    Community Woodland/Orchard

    Melbourne Area Transition is in discussion with the Forestry Commission and the National Forest Company about planting a community woodland/ orchard close to Melbourne, Ticknall and Stanton by Bridge.  We aim to plant a large selection of edible trees and other productive trees and plants […]

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