Using Less

3r-reduce-reuse-recycle-mdThe  “3 Rs” of using less are Reduce, Reuse, Recycle – in that order.

We can also try to change the way we do things to live more efficiently, but modern society is complex and it can be hard to know what is the best thing to do.

Here are some ideas of things we can do locally to use less stuff and to try to understand what are the most effective things to change.


Getting about

It’s hard to miss the traffic congestion in the area and it’s only likely to get worse. What alternatives are there to cars?

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Thinking about energy?

Energy policy is one of those really complicated parts of modern life. What can we do to help?

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Sharing Economy

Sharing is caring

An idea that some of us are interested in exploring is that of the “sharing economy” – pooling our resources and so consuming less.

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