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Energy and waste

Energy and waste

Our goal is to avoid the damage to the countryside by encouraging a reduction in overall consumption and being more efficient with what we use.

Wind turbines

While we urgently need to halt the damage to our countryside by reducing the amount we consume overall and using our natural resources more responsibly, we need to face the fact that wind turbines may themselves blight sensitive landscapes.

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Quarrying and mining

Opencast mines deface some of our finest landscapes and wreck tranquillity, they have a devastating effect on nearby communities and wildlife, and they increase our carbon emissions.

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Litter and fly-tipping

Litter is costing taxpayers over half a billion a year in England. Our campaign led by Bill Bryson aims to stop the litter and fly-tipping that is spoiling our towns and countryside.

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