• What’s your carbon footprint?

    Over the past 30 years, the UK has become measurably hotter, wetter and sunnier. 2020 was the UK’s third warmest year on record as well as the 5th wettest and the 8th sunniest. It’s the first year to be in the top ten in all three categories. The UK could see temperatures reaching above 40 […]

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  • Keep Woodlets bags out of landfill – two FREE ways to recycle…

    In our mission to keep Woodlets bags out of landfill and to help you recycle your plastic, Woodlets has come up with an easier used-bag recycling return scheme. As well as our free, post-back service you can now drop off at your nearest DHL Service Point. Fill it. Seal it. Send it. 1. Simply put […]

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  • Do we need a Pollution Tax?

    The Green Homes Grant (GHG) scheme has been abandoned just six months after its launch. Boris Johnson’s promise to ‘build back greener’ had offered household grants of £5,000 – £10,000 to install insulation and low-carbon heating. The scheme was slow, bureaucratic and poorly administrated. Johnson and Rishi Sunak seem to have little or no interest […]

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  • Comment: the biomass heat industry and electricity producers are very different…

    If biomass has a ‘carbon debt’ that is measured between 1 – 50 years (depending upon whom you believe), then fossil fuels have a carbon debt of infinity years. Fossil fuel burning is a net permanent addition of carbon to the atmosphere (or the wider biosphere).  This is the baseline against which all sustainable energies […]

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  • Bagged Wood Pellets

    Woodlets bagged wood pellets are made from sustainable virgin wood. We use original timber – either spruce or pine from Scottish forests. Our trees are all locally-sourced from sustainably managed forests, all within 60 miles of the Woodlets factory, and they are all accredited by the Forest Stewardship Council.  No waste or recycled wood is […]

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  • His Royal Highness Prince Charles’ call to action

    Author Margaret Atwood interviewed HRH Prince Charles on the BBC’s Today programme this week about his long-time environmental campaign and his continued perseverance in pursuit of change of what he truly believes in. HRH ‘I suppose it was in the early 1960s when I was witnessing the destruction of so much natural habitat, the grubbing […]

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