Cumbria Green Build Festival

Get the know-how & inspiration to green up your home with the 12th annual Cumbria Green Build Festival. 16th to…

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Keswick micro AD - food waste to green energy - CAfS

Micro anaerobic digesters in Keswick – turning food waste into green energy

In and around Cumbria there are lots of fantastic cafes, hotels, restaurants and B&Bs. Inevitably, there’s some food waste generated…

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Community Energy Cumbria

Community Energy Cumbria does what it says on the tin. In July 2015 we launched an investment opportunity into two…

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South Lakeland Community Energy Support Project

The South Lakeland Community Energy Support is a project running until March 2018 to provide support to communities wishing to…

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Lake District Low Carbon Energy Futures

Supporting Rural Communities – Lake District Low Carbon Energy Futures Project Groups within the Lake District National Park have expressed an…

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Rural Cumbria Connects: Community Energy

Here at CAfS, we’re involved in an exciting consortium called Rural Cumbria Connects. Set up in 2013, Rural Cumbria Connects…

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Cumbria Wood Fuel School

CAfS ran the Cumbria Wood Fuel School on behalf of Cumbria Woodlands from April 2012 until March 2013. The Wood…

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CAfS – Sustainable Community Solutions

Supporting community groups in Eden who want to develop projects that will help to lower carbon emissions and reduce reliance…

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Cumbria CVS: Emergency Planning

Cumbria CVS have teamed up with Cumbria ACT to work with groups, organisations and communities to help them better plan…

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Alston Moor: Electric Bikes, Community Transport & Hydro Power

The Sustain Eden programme has funded a part-time Project Officer to develop three projects on Alston Moor. Roe Baker was…

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Cumbria Woodlands: Community Woodlands & Burning Wood as Fuel

Cumbria Woodlands  will source and work with two communities in the Eden area to bring under-managed woodland into community management…

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Penrith Action for Community Transition: Tree Whisperers

Penrith Action for Community Transition (PACT ) are running the Tree Whisperers project to encourage children to  understand woodland as…

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