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Latest Ecology News – our member newsletter

The latest issue of Ecology News, the newsletter for Ecology members, is now available to view here. In this 50th  issue we’re focusing on climate change – what ...

12 December 2018 Read more
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Building a greener society – heat wave blues

Behind this summer’s clear skies, climate pressures are mounting. As areas of the UK look set to return to above-average temperatures, Ecology non-executive director, Alison ...

2 August 2018 Read more
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Building a greener society – we all need to challenge inequality

Non-executive director Alison Vipond discusses increases in inequality in her latest building a greener society blog. At our Board meeting, earlier this month, we spent time ...

19 December 2017 Read more
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People-powered housing: five reasons to celebrate community-led projects

On 27 November, the National Community-led Housing Conference will explore how communities are coming together to shape the future of housing. As the event’s lead sponsor, we ...

15 November 2017 Read more
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Building a greener society – the power to make a difference through our food choices

Following our Board meeting earlier this month, non-executive director Alison Vipond discusses the environmental benefits of reducing meat consumption in her latest ‘building ...

10 November 2017 Read more
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Plan, plan, plan – Daryl and Hannah’s renovation blog part 2

Three months into Daryl and Hannah’s renovation In the second instalment of our new regular blog feature Daryl, a website manager, and Hannah, a Director of a parenting ...

8 August 2017 Read more
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It’s happening – Daryl and Hannah’s renovation

In a new regular blog feature Daryl, a website manager, and Hannah, a Director of a parenting advice company, will be sharing their experiences of their renovation and retrofit ...

28 June 2017 Read more
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Building a greener society – the feel good benefits of participation

Following this month’s Board meeting, in her latest building a greener society blog non-executive director Alison Vipond provides an update on how our staff and members have ...

14 June 2017 Read more
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Building a greener society – change starts with all of us

Following this month’s Board meeting, non-executive director Alison Vipond provides an update on the challenge of implementing the UN Sustainable Development Goals in the ...

9 March 2017 Read more
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Step-by-step approach to renovation and retrofit

In a guest blog for Ecology, Paul Smith, Certified Passivhaus Consultant at the Green Building Store discusses the challenge of renovating and retrofitting our existing housing ...

10 February 2017 Read more
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The challenge of building more affordable homes – Rob Greenland of Leeds Community Homes guest blogs for Ecology

Rob Greenland, a founder member of Leeds Community Homes guest blogs on the challenges of building more affordable homes and shares the latest on a new community-led housing ...

15 December 2016 Read more
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Building a greener society – Reflecting on ‘True Leadership’

Following our December Board meeting, non-executive director Alison Vipond shares her thoughts on true leadership in a post-truth world. There is so much ground to cover, where do ...

7 December 2016 Read more