Category: Energy

Willow to Burn

Jonathan Pitt wrote: “I am interested to find out more about “short rotation crops” for fuel such as willow. I know there is a fair amount going on...

Council Shows Interest in Searaser

Following the presentation on the Searaser wave energy device organised by Weymouth and Portland Transition Towns in October, the View from Weymouth and Portland free paper reports...

Palm Oil Power Station Action

Please object to a large biofuel power station in Portland, Dorset. W4B Renewable Energy had their original application for a biofuel power station in Portland rejected by...

Images from Transitiontown Autumn Fayre

Richard Denton-White, auctioneer of promises, engaging the audience in a frenzy of bidding. Pat March, ceramics, suitable for house and garden. Member of the Upwey Potter’s Group....

Weymouth Energy Advice Centre

This is an energy advice session that runs each week in the main library, 10.00 am to 12.30 pm on Monday morning and Wednesday morning, providing Energy...

More Energy Advice

Weymouth Energy Advice Centre Expands Activities Currently Weymouth Energy Advice Centre (WEAC) is seeking more volunteers. John Tomblin writes: “We open for two half days a week...

Wave energy for Portland

Alvin Smith and Geoff White of Dartmouth Wave Energy Ltd visited Weymouth and Portland on October 29 to hold meetings and a talk about their ‘Searaser’ concept....