After the great response to the last round of funding, Sustainable Hockerton is pleased to announce a second offer of £200 to every household and business in the parish for energy and water saving measures installed by 31 March 2017.
If you want ideas, in-depth surveys of 3 Hockerton homes found plenty of ways to save money and make homes more comfortable. Examples taken up by residents in the last round include:
- loft insulation
- 5 households put their funds towards a shared solar PV system
- switching to LED lights
- thermally-lined curtains and blinds
- water efficient shower heads
- water butts
This offer is a thank you to the village for hosting the wind turbine, and to deliver on our commitment to improve the economic and environmental sustainability of the parish by reducing bills, carbon emissions and resource use.
SHOCK continues to maintain a fund for larger projects, with ideas always welcome.