As a climate change charity, we believe it is important to offer independent advice and support to people struggling to cope with the recent energy price rises as well as those looking to invest in their homes to reduce their carbon footprint. Reducing energy use and increasing efficiency are positive steps to help us meet our carbon reduction aims. So, here are some ways we can help.
There are many simple ways to help reduce your energy usage at home which both reduces your carbon footprint and your energy bill.
Click on the link to read our guide.
PeCAN can arrange for a professional independent survey and plan to help you understand the best way to reduce your carbon footprint.
Click on the link to find out more.
There has been much said and written about Heatpumps and we receive many questions on the topic. They are an increasingly important part of our armoury in our battle against climate change so we have created a helpful guide which answer some common questions and tackle some popular misconceptions. There is also a video of a PeCAN Heatpump webinar hosted by experts in this field that you can view.
For more information on Heatpumps click on the button below.
What is a retrofit plan, and why is it so important? Watch our Home Retrofit webinar from January 2023 with Julian Williams of Abba Energy presenting the background to retrofit, PAS2035 and how a Whole House Retrofit Plan can tell you where to focus your efforts.
Click the button below to watch the webinar.
If you would like to find out more about getting a Whole House Retrofit Plan for your own home, please fill your contact details at the bottom of the Home Retrofit page (or email: [email protected]) to request a call from our project officer.Home Retrofit Webinar
Are you thinking about getting solar panels fitted but don't know where to start? Petersfield Climate Action Network (PeCAN) and Winchester Action on the Climate Crisis (WinACC) hosted a webinar in March 2023 for people across the community and beyond to find out more about getting solar panels installed. Michael Beckett from Ecovolt Renewables gave a presentation and answered questions.
Click the button below to watch the webinar recording.Solar Panel Webinar
This webinar provides helpful background for anyone considering internal wall insulation using natural materials for their home.
This insulation can help to keep heat in during the winter and keep heat out during the summer. It is not likely to be appropriate for anyone with filled cavity walls.
Our guest speaker is Chris Brookman from Back to Earth.
You can also check out the slides from the presentation here.Internal Insulation Webinar