Appeal for Volunteers August 2011

This summer, we’re looking to: Boost our knowledge of local people and organisations who are interested in renewable energy Find out what people think the government should invest money in when it comes to building new energy infrastructure.   You...

Urban Harvest Community Project

Birmingham FOE member, Nigel Baker, has teamed up with the woman behind ‘Edible Erdington’, Eleanor Hoad, to launch Urban Harvest – the UK’s first scheme to turn surplus garden fruit into secondary produce as a commercial venture. Urban Harvest is set up as a...

Cycling Investment in Birmingham

 There are many reasons to cycle. As a sustainable form of transport, it benefits the environment by reducing CO2 emissions made by cars (many of which are only travelling on short journeys) and also cuts down the amount of harmful pollution in the air. At the...