Climate change

Energy Efficient

We take our role in caring for the environment seriously. We are committed to help people do their bit to be energy efficient, reduce their carbon footprint and increase the use of renewable energy.

Our commitment

Find out what we are doing to tackle climate change.

South Somerset hydropower project

We initiated an innovative partnership with a group of historic mill owners to develop a renewable energy project. This approach has since been adopted by other hydropower groups in Mendip, Exmoor, Dorset and Dartmoor.

Saving energy in our public buildings

Find out what we are doing to save energy in our buildings.

Sustainable construction

We actively encourage the use of sustainable materials in construction. Download our handy guides to help make your house more environmentally friendly.