Muswell Hill Sustainability Group (MHSG) is a fast-growing group of local residents concerned about climate change and sustainability. The group’s aim is to reduce carbon emissions and waste in the Muswell Hill and surrounding areas by encouraging residents, local businesses and community groups to live more sustainably. Membership of Muswell Hill Sustainability Group is open to anyone and the group is always looking for volunteers to help with projects and campaigns, running info stalls, events and workshops!
Ongoing Projects Include:
Community Renewable Energy – through community enterprise en10ergy MHSG has installed solar panels on the roof of two local buildings. Revenue from these panels funds further carbon reduction work.
Muswell Hill Low Carbon Zone – following a successful joint bid with Haringey Council, Muswell Hill was chosen as one of 10 Low Carbon Zones, funded by the Mayor of London – aiming to deliver 20% carbon reductions in the Zone.
Low Carbon Buying Group – providing discounts on energy saving measures and renewables for local residents.
100 Homes project – working with 100 local homes to reduce their carbon footprints.
Haringey Schools – helping local schools to reduce their carbon emissions – working with schools across the borough to cut their energy bills and their carbon footprint.
DIY Draught-busting workshops – informal workshops in people’s homes to teach people basic skills to install draught-proof strips around windows & doors plus secondary glazing panels with magnetic strips.
As an Advocate member of the RetrofitWorks cooperative, Muswell Hill Sustainability Group is trusted to recommend householders to the cooperative, and is also able to work with other members of the cooperative to help transform their community through using local, quality assured tradespeople, to renovate local housing and commercial building stock.
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Find out more about Muswell Hill Sustainability Group at: http://mhsgroup.org/about/