Foundation - NW Climate change Fund

Fri, 31/07/2009

Foundation is a local climate fund, backed by the Northwest Regional Development Agency (NWDAi) and managed by the environmental charity, Groundwork. Foundation gathers up donations from people and businesses and uses them to support individual carbon reduction projects across the Foundation helps individuals and organisations to compensate for unavoidable emissions; invests in low-carbon technologies and skills; promotes biodiversity; and advances social justice by tackling fuel poverty. Funded projects must be able to prove the CO2 savings generated, and all projects will be required to monitor the outputsi of their project for a period of at least one year. Projects will also need to demonstrate a range of other benefits such as poverty alleviation, community education, habitat creation or job creation. Deadline for applications is 31 July 2009. For further information please visit: