Renewable energy

We pledge to protect and enhance the environment. We're tackling climate change.

Climate change is a global event. It has large environmental, social and economic effects on the country.

The government aims to reduce carbon dioxide emissions. To do this, they're asking householders and others to use small scale technologies to produce sustainable energy, such as:

The Planning Portal gives details on the main domestic small scale technologies. It explains which need planning permission and which don't.