We are Zero Carbon Yorkshire: a not for profit organisation developing a good carbon practice network. We support people, groups and organisations in the region to reduce their carbon footprints.
Our aim is to bring together Yorkshire communities to co-produce a roadmap for a climate-smart, successful, sustainable and resilient county; making Yorkshire a leading light in the fight against climate change.
Our objectives are to promote the conservation, protection and improvement of the environment by building a Yorkshire-wide movement committed to transitioning the Yorkshire region towards zero-carbon, in a way that is socially and economically just.
Local-owned renewable energy has huge potential to accelerate our transition to a more sustainable society – while directly benefitting local people and communities. If we could buy our energy directly from local co-operatives and community benefit societies, that...
We will be holding our 2022 Annual General Meeting at 6pm on Wednesday 29th June,the event on Zoom and it would be great if members could join us!We will be sending out an invite to members nearer the time but please put it in your diaries.Thank you the ZCY team
Member's BlogIn 2019 I applied for a micro grant through Kirkstall Valley Grants. This was my first time engaging with any type of grant scheme and it was very accessible to apply for and the grant ceremony workshop was helpful for making connections and developing...