Transition Edinburgh:  Collective hopes for 2018

On Friday 26 January friends and supporters sat down for a convivial evening meal at the Greyfriars Charteris Centre on the Pleasance.  A new social enterprise “Prep Table” offers pop-up Friday community meals and fifteen of us went along for a delicious two-course meal for just £12.  See Fiona’s next one on reading “Blog”

June Transition Edinburgh networking meeting will be on Wednesday June 5 2013, 19.00 – 21.00 in Pentland Community Centre Oxgangs Brae EH13 9LS.

This is on 4, 5, 16, and 27 bus routes.
Speaker  Nick Croft   Corporate Policy and Strategy Development Manager, City of Edinburgh Council.
Task   Take forward plans for a two day sustainability event at the end of

Invitations have gone out to many community groups. Individuals are welcome of course. Please let me know if you intend to come  by email to

Public meeting: Hydroelectric Power generation in Dean Village

Tuesday 22nd September 2009 at 7.30pm

Dean Parish Church Hall, Dean Path

The City of Edinburgh Council has identified a number of sites along the Water of Leith suitable for placing micro hydroelectric power generators. One such site is the lower weir downstream from West Mill in Dean Village. The generator would provide 50 – 60kw of power. Once in place it would generate power continuously with only occasional servicing. The power generated would be sold to the grid, thus providing an income. Continue reading “Public meeting: Hydroelectric Power generation in Dean Village”

Comrie Climate Change Conference June 5th – June 7th 2009

Dear All

Please find attached the Booking Form and Final Programme for the Comrie Climate Change Conference from June 5th – June 7th 2009.

The booking form is a pdf – if you can, please send it back electronically, or fill in and scan.  If not please send it by post to Emma Margrett, Comrie Development Trust, 5 Dunira Street, Comrie, Perthshire, PH6 2LJ. Continue reading “Comrie Climate Change Conference June 5th – June 7th 2009”