Haringey Council has published it's fourth Carbon Report setting out the borough’s progress towards its carbon target. The report highlights the work of the Selby Trust towards achieving the successes for 2014.
Young volunteers at the Selby Centre presented the Community Energy Lab; a hands-on, educational programme. They proposed that retrofit of existing buildings in Tottenham could provide a pathway into learning and employment for disadvantaged young people, while promoting energy-efficient and sustainable construction methods in the borough.
The project was awarded £10,500 seed funding. Additional funding was provided by Job Centre Plus and in-kind support from the Selby Centre. To date the Community Energy Lab (CEL) has: