Category: Climate change / environment

92 Climate change / environment posts found.

Council plans new solar farm to power county business 

19/07/2021
A banner at the solar array site in Oswestry

Shropshire Council is now planning to build its first ever solar farm to power local businesses with clean energy.  The scheme would see a…

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Households set to be offered an extra bin for recycling

16/07/2021

Households in the Shropshire Council area will soon be able to request an additional wheelie bin for recycling their cans, glass and…

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Shropshire Council responds to comments made as part of North West Relief Road planning application 

14/07/2021
Artist's impression of planned Shrewsbury North West Relief Road viaduct

The Shrewsbury North West Relief Road is currently being considered as part of a planning application process. As the single biggest infrastructure project that…

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News from our partners: Local leaders and mayors call for power shift to meet net zero

13/07/2021

News from our partners “UK 100” A communiqué signed by a group of 32 cross-party Mayors and local leaders from across the…

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Work begins to develop new cycling and walking plan for Shropshire

08/07/2021

Shropshire Council is developing a plan that will focus on providing an inter-connected cycling and walking network in the key urban areas…

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Call to Landlords to check EPC rating on property

07/07/2021
EPC rating

Shropshire Council’s Regulatory Services are reminding private landlords that they should not be continuing to rent out their homes if they have…

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Showpiece Shropshire climate conference hailed a huge success

24/06/2021
Tech Severn 2021 logo

A showpiece Shropshire conference investigating the way technology can help tackle the climate change crisis has been hailed a huge success. Shropshire…

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News from our partners: Get a free central heating system this summer

24/06/2021
Warmer Homes Shropshire Programme

News from our partners E.ON Energy provider E.ON is working with Shropshire Council to help residents reduce their energy bills and make…

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Council donates compost to Street Allotment Guy community project in Shrewsbury

15/06/2021

Shropshire Council’s waste management team has shown its support for the Street Allotment Guy community project in Monkmoor, Shrewsbury, with a donation…

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Lezley Picton, Shropshire Council Leader, talks climate change at national webinar 

11/06/2021
A banner at the solar array site in Oswestry

Lezley Picton, Shropshire Council’s new Leader, today (Friday 11 June 2021) spoke at a national webinar about the measures the council is taking to…

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