Councillor Ginny Boxall, Alton Town and East Hants District Councillor and Climate Change Champion at East Hants, gave an inspiring speech to launch Energy Alton’s “Saving Energy in your Home” event on 19 October. She said, “We still have a decade to stop catastrophic climate change if we all pull together and act now.”
The full text of Ginny’s speech can be downloaded here –
The event on Saturday brought together exhibitors and speakers who gave lots of information to interested local people on the latest in renewable energy, such as heat pumps and solar batteries, LED lighting, insulation and more. There was also a session on how we can help those who struggle to keep warm in the winter.