A recent Vice.com article points out that cleaner technology is essential if we are to have any long term future, but it's only one piece of a transition with potential to restructure our planet-ravaging economic system. The article asks people to think about what the world might look like if we'd all stopped arguing about... Continue Reading →
From Carol Donaldson, a well known Environmental Consultant and published author, an article that shows how vital North Kent Farms are to the wildlife in the area. Note the reference to Oare Marshes which are right next door to Graveney, Nagden and Cleve Marshes. I can report that numbers of fledged lapwing chicks from North... Continue Reading →
If you haven't yet read all 2,303 pages of the PEIR, then here are 46 easy-to-access snippets of content from the 'Volume IIA Figures' report.
The human eye can see much more than the camera, which is why many of the images that developers have used do not do the landscape any justice at all. So we commissioned some drone footage to more clearly the scale and beauty of the site.
The developers are keen to point at the Industrial Strategy and the Clean Growth Strategy. But hang on! This is supposed to be a green initiative isn't it? Find out why the developers have not information about the government's 25 Year Green plan.
Sunday 17th June is the World Day to Combat Desertification organised by the United Nations. Unbelievably this is relevant to the UK because the land below the solar panels will be starved of sunlight and rainfall and dried out due to something called PVHI.
Graveney Rural Environment Action Team (GREAT), is hosting its own Community Event at the All Saints Church in Graveney on Saturday 30th June from 10:00 to 14:00. No developers, just local people, independent experts, and some of our elected representatives.
There are some huge files uploaded by Cleve Hill as part of their consultation information, and it can be really difficult to access them. The visualisations specifically are large in both file size and format. So we've made a few of them more accessible here. Don't forget that these are just visualisations, and in our... Continue Reading →