Energy & Waste

There are several local projects to reduce our reliance on fossil fuels, energy usage and waste to help the New Forest move towards a low carbon society.

Green Open Doors

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Jean Genie

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Jean Genie is a fun event aiming to show people how to avoid old jeans going to waste, by up-cycling them into something useful. People have made cushions, bags, bunting, pencil cases, toys, phone covers and moreā€¦ the possibilities are endless. Young or old, new to sewing or an experienced hand, why not join us? Help is on hand to show you how!

Jean Genie events are held in Lymington Community Centre, just come along, refreshments available!


Schools Energy Project

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West Solent Solar

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