Projects

Explore what we are doing on Brampton's journey to carbon neutral


 

Community Energy Scheme

We are working on a community energy scheme. See blog for details.   more  

The Big Plant/ Get Cumbria Buzzing

Brampton 2 Zero working with Cumbria Wildlife Trust  more  

Retrofitting

We intend to assist with installing energy efficient heat pumps and insulation for rural homes.   more  

Green Hydrogen Power

The initial emphasis will be to trial hydrogen fuel cells with local farmers.  more  

Solar Power

Solar panels will be installed on some roofs in the Townfoot Industrial Estate with EV charging points.  more  

Biodiversity: Gelt Road Community Orchard

We intend to establish a community orchard here, to grow food. The project will be overseen by a Community Woodlands Manager.  more  

Biodiversity: Tarn Road Nursery

The owners and leasers of this land want the field at the rear of the nurseries to be preserved for wildlife in perpetuity!  more  

Biodiversity: Unity Farm Peat Bog Project

We are maintaining the peat bog and ecology around Unity Farm – near Gelt Woods.   more  

Biodiversity: The Heugh

We have been planting more trees, widening the existing woodland, restoring hedges and shelter belts....  more  

Biodiversity: Seat Hill Farm

We are planning to manage the south end of these fields for wildlife, cultivating hedgerows and trees....  more