10:10 Health

NHS Trusts and other health organisations

If you’re new to 10:10 click on Learn to find out the plan, what it involves and how to sign up your business, or jump to Join and sign up now!

Signed up already? Jump straight to Share for all the material you need to tell friends and colleagues about 10:10 and get your campaign started. Click Cut for practical tips and tools to help you on your way to cutting carbon now.

You can also check out our resources page for all the available resources from 10:10 UK to help you spread the word.

Latest News: Health

Osborne: 'Ambitious carbon cutting hurts business!' Actual businesses: 'Ambitious carbon targets please!'

If you flick through the Times today, keep an eye out for this ad.

It's calling on the government to stick to our ambitious national carbon cutting targets, a portion of which are up for review next year.

We've joined a whole range of businesses and organisations in putting our name to this.

The tiny grey-on-grey text is hard to read at this size, so I've typed it out below, with a few annotations. Hover over the underlined text to read my explanation:

Reminder: people are amazing

It's the 10th of October. 10/10!

For the last three years, 10/10 has been the day we knock on cynicism's door and run away giggling. The day we put clingfilm over the toilet of business-as-usual, and order unwanted takeaways to the house of despair.

This year we're relaunching our #itshappening project, which showcases all the best climate success stories from around the world.

These local energy projects will restore your faith in humanity

Torrs Hydro in New Mills, Derbyshire

Have you ever stood right up close to a big wind turbine when it's blowing a gale? Or watched the electricity meter run backwards in a solar powered house? It's really something. 

The first ever Community Energy Fortnight, which kicks off on 24 August, is all about experiences like this. There's 24 events, tours and open days lined up around the country, giving people the chance to see some of the UK's coolest clean energy projects up close.

But if you can't make it to an event, here's your consolation prize: six gloom-busting community energy schemes, and the stories behind them. Enjoy! 

10 tricks to cut carbon in the car

Cars on a dual carriageway

Green driving – or ‘hyper miling’ – is about travelling as far as you can on one tank of petrol. Use these tips to increase your mpg and chop around 10% off your petrol bills.