Supporting the North East’s VCSE sector towards Net Zero

Action areas

Actions from the North East

We changed to a 100% green energy tariff and our energy provider matched the tariff so it didn't cost us anything!
Carol Botten
VONNE
10-49 employees
Newcastle-upon-Tyne
We've invested in LED lighting throughout the centre to reduce energy usage
Mandi Cresswell
Meadow Well Connected
50+ employees
North Tyneside
Office
We've changed to fully flexible and remote working without an office which significantly reduces our staff mileage and carbon footprint.
Kate Jeffels
Together Middlesbrough & Cleveland
1-9 employees
Middlesbrough
Travel
We have installed better signage at all bins to encourage proper recycling practices.
Zoe Hull
Durham Wildlife Trust
10-49 employees
Durham
Waste
Instead of sending email attachments, we use Teams as this has a much smaller carbon footprint.
Lisa Stephenson
Groundwork
50+ employees
Energy

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If you're a VCSE based in the North East and you've done something about the climate crisis, please share your action with us. We'd love to share it on this website, to inspire others.

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