As we head into 2024, there's clearly real ambition across businesses, organisations and their employees to see a transformation when it comes to climate action. As Greener Footprints announce the winners of their Business Champions Awards they have,…
Schools Energy & Climate Change Webinar
A webinar organised to share to information on new free support that is now available for schools in Herefordshire. Led by Herefordshire Council’s Sustainability & Climate Change team, in partnership with Let’s Go Zero. Thursday 9th November, 4p…
Enjoy a local feast with Herefordshire Food Alliance this Autumn
The Herefordshire Food Alliance are working to build good local food for all - and this means food that is good for our rivers and countryside too! They are running three events this Autumn celebrating food which has been produced locally by Herefo…
Transport contributes 36% to Herefordshire's carbon emissions.
Three quarters of the energy consumed in Herefordshire is used to heat and power buildings (both residential and commercial) and the appliances they contain….
Emissions resulting from food consumption for an average family of four are almost double the emissions from their transport and heating usage combined...
Housing and buildings
Over one-third of Herefordshire's greenhouse gas emissions come from heating homes and other buildings.
75,000 tonnes of household waste is generated in the county every year. 41% is sent for recycling and composting.
Farming and land use
The way we manage land is a key part of the solution to getting to a net zero and nature rich county. There are significant opportunities to capture carbon in the soil, plant hedges and trees…
Make the greener footprints pledge
If we all commit to taking action on climate change, we can collectively make a big difference.