Links to more resources

The Renewable Energy Centre
Useful source for lists of advisory organisations and contractors; links to contractors for downloads, brochures and other information

Carbon Footprint calculator
Carbon management site with useful resources and advice

Google the UK Carbon Footprint Calculator
Calculations and management

Carbon Calculator
Warwick University site with useful resources and advice

Energy Saving Trust
advisory organisation

Energy Saving Ideas
Useful site with practical ideas

Energy Reduction Guide
Useful site with practical ideas; downloadable handbook; carbon calculator

Time for Change
Useful website for information

Renewable Energy UK
Up to date information on alternative energy generation

Centre for Alternative Technology
Free information service on sustainable living, with links to information sheets on all things eco. They also have an online shop selling useful books and sustainable living products

UK Green Building Council  
advisory organisation

Shrinking the Footprint
The Church of England's National Environmental campaign

English Heritage 
Guidance for listed buildings (primarily) but also useful for all other applications; useful .pdf advice note

The Carbon Trust
Advisory organisation, carbon footprint calculator etc

Grant sources

Fund Finder

Energy Suppliers

The Methodist Church has an energy buying scheme, in partnership with 2buy2. This is an easy and effective way to cut carbon, save time and save money.


Resources for study etc

Operation Noah

Useful modules for study and implementation

A Rocha
Environmental and nature conservation site (linked to Eco-Congregation organisation)

Green building materials and embodied energy

Useful schedule of "green" building materials manufacturers and comparison with carbon output during "cradle to grave" of materials


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