'We have to take ownership', says climate expert25 February 2020
Local councils, charities, politicians and local businesses have been told that they can't ignore climate change and continue as if it is 'business as usual'.
Chopwell event gives broken goods a new lease of life21 February 2020
Local people in the west of Gateshead are fighting back against the throwaway society this month - by helping to give broken household items a new lease of life...
Planning begins for over 600 acres of new woodland17 February 2020
Plans to develop large areas of new woodland in Gateshead are being discussed.
Council connects with communities for a Zero Carbon future23 January 2020
Gateshead Council is to connect with local residents to get their views on climate change as part of a push for action to make Gateshead carbon neutral by 2030.
Final air quality consultation under way15 October 2019
People in the North East can have their say on final plans for tackling pollution.
Major grant will connect Gateshead homes to mine water energy scheme19 May 2020
Gateshead Council has been awarded a grant of almost £6m to double the size of its heat network in Gateshead Town Centre.
The Big Fix - repair and reuse12 February 2020
We're joining in The Big Fix, a national event to help repair broken household objects to stop them going into the bin.
Local business uses business grant to reduce carbon footprint11 February 2020
A local business in Dunston, Gateshead has received a grant to help reduce its carbon footprint and save money on its energy bills.
Winlaton to host pioneering hydrogen energy pilot06 November 2019
Gas customers in Winlaton will become the first on public UK gas network to use blended hydrogen for heating and cooking.