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Be ready for the worst . . .

01 March 2020
Be ready for the worst . . .

Be ready for the worst . . .

01 March 2020

Energy advisor and environmental researcher Peter Gudde says that if the recent storms have taught us anything, it's 'Be Prepared'


Stung by shortage of wasps

29 September 2019
Stung by shortage of wasps

Stung by shortage of wasps

29 September 2019

Energy adviser and environmental researcher Peter Gudde has noticed a fall in the number of bugs


Get help with your big idea

28 July 2019
Get help with your big idea

Get help with your big idea

28 July 2019

Columnist Peter Gudde offers some advice on community energy schemes


What’s your carbon footprint?

30 June 2019
What’s your carbon footprint?

What’s your carbon footprint?

30 June 2019

Energy expert Peter Gudde explains how you can work out – and reduce – your carbon footprint


Rewarding our green heroes

28 April 2019
Rewarding our green heroes

Rewarding our green heroes

28 April 2019

Suffolk's Greenest County Awards are back and columnist Peter Gudde is encouraging nominations


Is your shopping ‘sustainable’?

01 April 2019
Is your shopping ‘sustainable’?

Is your shopping ‘sustainable’?

01 April 2019

Environmental researcher Peter Gudde looks at how green issues are changing our shopping habits


Growing appetite for change

24 February 2019
Growing appetite for change

Growing appetite for change

24 February 2019

The campaign for action on climate change and the environment is gaining momentum, says columnist Peter Gudde


GREEN VIEW: Hints of end to throw-away economy

27 January 2019
GREEN VIEW: Hints of end to throw-away economy

GREEN VIEW: Hints of end to throw-away economy

27 January 2019

The message about recycling and sustainability could be beginning to take a hold, according to Green View columnist Peter Gudde


Ratings and awards help us to eat out safely and healthily

29 October 2017
Ratings and awards help us to eat out safely and healthily

Ratings and awards help us to eat out safely and healthily

29 October 2017

Eating out used to be, and for many still is, a luxury. Maybe, you choose a place to eat because you have heard great things about the food or the atmosphere. Maybe you are looking to have a nice meal out on a budget


Rising to the challenge on return to allotment

30 April 2017
Rising to the challenge on return to allotment

Rising to the challenge on return to allotment

30 April 2017

Well, it’s been sunny and dry for the last two weeks although as I write the wind has turned and there’s a colder feel.


Easy to take our energy supplies for granted

02 April 2017
Easy to take our energy supplies for granted

Easy to take our energy supplies for granted

02 April 2017

We ran out of oil at home last weekend. On Friday, we noticed that the heating was not coming on. It happens to the best of us; you’re busy getting on with life, you forget the routine jobs and then you’ve missed a deadline, a date or in my case, the level of boiler juice.


Questions to spark our thoughts on best way forward for environment

26 February 2017
Questions to spark our thoughts on best way forward for environment

Questions to spark our thoughts on best way forward for environment

26 February 2017

2017 – We are living in interesting times, environmentally speaking. Change is in the air, things are in flux, leading to who knows where?


Be vigilant to ensure you get the best value from your direct debit

29 January 2017
Be vigilant to ensure you get the best value from your direct debit

Be vigilant to ensure you get the best value from your direct debit

29 January 2017

Last week, I visited a family that had got themselves into financial difficulties.


Listen to this – it’s time to change your lightbulbs

27 November 2016
Listen to this – it’s time to change your lightbulbs

Listen to this – it’s time to change your lightbulbs

27 November 2016

Getting my kids to turn the lights off has been a real struggle over the years.


Efficient businesses can help take sting out of the tail of energy crisis

02 October 2016
Efficient businesses can help take sting out of the tail of energy crisis

Efficient businesses can help take sting out of the tail of energy crisis

02 October 2016

I am not sure if this has ever been done before in print, but I would like to claim a World First in this month’s article.


‘Scrap’ checklist for your waste

28 August 2016
‘Scrap’ checklist for your waste

‘Scrap’ checklist for your waste

28 August 2016

A cautionary tale and hopefully some useful advice. Back in this column 2013, I highlighted waste laws which affected householders when the employ traders to do work for them.


Time for de-cluttering the body and the mind

26 June 2016
Time for de-cluttering the body and the mind

Time for de-cluttering the body and the mind

26 June 2016

Some of you may know about spoofs of what are termed “modern day adult problems”.


Diners and caterers need to find appetite for healthy menu choices

01 May 2016
Diners and caterers need to find appetite for healthy menu choices

Diners and caterers need to find appetite for healthy menu choices

01 May 2016

Let me stray into territory where everyone has an opinion – and that’s eating out.


Allow energy dinosaurs to become extinct and switch your supplier

27 March 2016
Allow energy dinosaurs to become extinct and switch your supplier

Allow energy dinosaurs to become extinct and switch your supplier

27 March 2016

Last week, on St Patrick’s Day, the Competitions and Markets Authority (CMA) published the findings of its two year investigation into the functioning of the energy supply market.


Renewable energy will require nurturing

28 February 2016
Renewable energy will require nurturing

Renewable energy will require nurturing

28 February 2016

We are all fundamentally irrational beings. We make decisions every day based on our own skewed sense of the world and frame our justifications accordingly.


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