Category: Climate change / environment

74 Climate change / environment posts found.

Shropshire Climate Action Partnership working with LUC on renewables study


Shropshire Climate Action Partnership has commissioned LUC to assess the potential for solar farm and wind turbine technologies across the county and…

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Active travel manager appointed to promote walking and cycling in Shropshire


A new active travel manager has been appointed to to lead Shropshire Council’s work to enable and encourage people to walk and…

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Further, new statement: Oak tree in Featherbed Lane, Shrewsbury


Following a further assessment of an oak tree on Featherbed Lane, Shrewsbury, Shropshire Council is working on a revision to the scheme…

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Updated list of litter picks alongside Shropshire roads published


An updated and extended list of litter picks to be carried out alongside roads across Shropshire has been published. Work is being…

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Solar farm coming to Oswestry to power local businesses

A banner at the solar array site in Oswestry

Shropshire Council are to install a new solar farm on council-owned land near Maesbury Road, Oswestry, which will directly power local businesses.…

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Shropshire Council secures £443,000 of grant funding for energy efficiency improvements at buildings

Banner at Cantern Brook, Bridgnorth.

Shropshire Council has secured £443,000 of grant funding to enable energy efficiency improvements at four council buildings across the county. The funding…

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Shropshire Council launches new maps showing real time air quality

An image of a map showing air quality in Bridgnorth.

Shropshire Council has launched new air pollution maps that will enable residents and businesses to view air quality in Bridgnorth and Shrewsbury.…

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Shropshire Council delivers UK’s first carbon-neutral highways maintenance programme


Shropshire Council is currently delivering a £1m carbon-neutral highways maintenance programme, the first such programme led by a council in the UK.…

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Litter to be picked alongside major Shropshire roads next month

Litter collected in Ludlow

Litter is be picked alongside several Shropshire roads during March 2021 in a month-long effort to clear waste and rubbish from many…

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Flooding update Friday 22 Jan midday: River peaks in Shrewsbury at 4.95m


The River Severn peaked in Shrewsbury at Welsh Bridge earlier this morning at 4.95m, with flooding across Smithfield Road and into town,…

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