Category Archives: London

Dead Poet’s Society

  Welcome to Nadine Jarvis’ cremation creations. You can arrange for yourself to become a set of pencils or if you love your birds, why not turn yourself into a bird feeder. All after death of course. These are both … Continue reading

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UK govt starts to question biofuels option

image: biofuels protest outside Downing St., attended by The Coffee House earlier this year. Article Environment Secretary Hilary Benn said: “To tackle climate change we will need to develop new, cleaner fuels – but that doesn’t mean pushing forward indiscriminately … Continue reading

Posted in Biodiversity, Biofuels, Business, Climate change, Economics, Energy, Food & Agriculture, Forests, London, Nature & Conservation, Politics & Policy initiatives, Protest, Sustainablity, UK, Wildlife | Tagged | 5 Comments

Home made biodiesel is latest fashion craze.

Whilst out today enjoying the fabulous weather here in London and strolling through a local farmer’s market noting the extraordinarily high prices, I came across a stall with little to show except a few small jars of deep yellow liquid. … Continue reading

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London food scraps used to power homes.

Ealing has become the first London borough to recycle all its residents’ food waste into electricity. The council, which has been collecting leftovers for the past two years, uses tiny bugs to break down the food into fertiliser. The process, … Continue reading

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Electric black cabs planned for London’s streets.

News: Electric black cabs: prototypes planned for 2008.

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