Sustainability Initiatives

Initiative Local Meeting Status update Outcome

Thermal panels for water heating

Woking

Initial investigation, quotes

 

Energy Audit of meeting house

Woking

Independent report received – recommendations to be put to PM for a decision on implementation

 

QPSW meeting house energy audit

Woking

Audit completed and submitted

 

QPSW meeting house energy audit

Guildford

Audit completed and submitted

 

QPSW meeting house energy audit

Farnham

Audit completed and submitted

 

Getting involved in local environmental / eco-friendly projects

Farnborough

 

 

Eco Friendly Christmas and Birthday presents from RSPB

Farnborough

 

 

Plant herbs in the meeting house Garden

Farnham

 

 

Plant apple / plum trees at meeting house

Woking

Information gathering on varieties and prices prior to taking the results to PM, with a view to planting in Autumn

 

Have bee hives at meeting house

Woking

Elizabeth getting quotations

 

Investigate possibility of thermal panels , for water heating, at meeting house

Woking

Frank Roberts has gathered the information ready for presenting at PM

 

Support The Woodlands trust in unlocking funds from
the Landfill Communities Fund

Farnborough

 

 

Promote eco-friendly funeral services

Woking

Meeting held at Meeting house with representative from
funeral company

 

 

General ideas following the workshop – 2011

Be mindful of creation – have a specific time set aside each week (day) to do this

 

 

 

Plant indigenous trees in barren places – such as housing estates

 

 

 

Change electricity supplier to one that supports green energy

 

 

 

Support education programmes in local schools

 

 

 

Explore getting grants from BYM for sustainability
initiatives

 

 

 

Use meeting houses for community gardens