Information & help

LEAP – solar panels

Picture donated by Rod Fawkes, Rod Fawkes Photography, Llangynidr

Other local environment groups

Talybont Energy – community hydro scheme in Talybont-on-Usk

The Eco Travel Network – local network with electric vehicles for hire (not-for-profit company is a subsidiary of The Green Valleys)

Cwmdu Sustainable Environment Group

Llangattock Green Valleys

Crucorney Energy Group

Brecknock Wildlife Trust

Gwent Wildlife Trust

* More information about the Green Valleys – a community interest company offering advice on renewable energy, carbon counting and support to local renewable energy projects

Micro hydro advice

TGVHydro – subsidiary of the Green Valleys offering advice on hydro projects

Centre for Alternative Technology – micro hydro information sheet

Alternative technology / energy saving advice

Energy Saving Trust – energy saving advice for people living in Wales

Centre for Alternative Technology – information on energy conservation, photovoltaics / solar panels, biomass / wood heating etc

Useful links – climate change / environmental policy information

Brecon Beacons National Park – climate change policy

Powys Council – biodiversity plan and information

Powys Council – environmental policy information

Natural Resources Wales (formerly Countryside Council for Wales)