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Footprint Trust Queens Award

Footprint Trust Queens Award

Riverfest 2014, Saturday May 17th from 11am to 3pm

The Footprint Trust charity has been awarded the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service. The Trust is well known for its work with all sections of the Isle of Wight community, delivering practical projects and guidance. The charity promotes the benefits of sustainable living, which has been achieved by the delivery of a number of projects […]

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Siemens announce new Turbine factories and 1000 jobs

Siemens announce new Turbine factories and 1000 jobs

£160 turbine investment in Green Port Hull

Siemens announces a £160 million investment in wind turbine production and installation facilities in Yorkshire. The facilities will be spread across two sites comprising the previously announced Green Port Hull project construction, assembly and service facility and a new rotor blade manufacturing facility in nearby Paull, in East Riding. The investment will provide a huge […]

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World Soil Day Dec 5th 2017

World Soil Day Dec 5th 2017

The World Soil Day campaign aims to connect people with soils and raise awareness on their critical importance in our lives. The International Union of Soil Sciences (IUSS), in 2002, made a resolution proposing the 5th of December as World Soil Day to celebrate the importance of soil as a critical component of the natural […]