If you have views on the proposed renewable tidal energy site off the Ventnor/St Lawrence coast, Charlotte Billson would love you to complete her quick survey, which will help towards her dissertation study.
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If you want to find out more about the issues that affect our environment, this is where they’ll be. Whether it’s details of the latest asphalt plant, bio-mass plant or wind turbine application, we lay out the facts and let you share your opinion.
Questions were raised at last week's Scrutiny Committee about the need for an Executive member for Sustainability, with at least one of the papers being heard at tonight's meeting being criticised by councillors.
Tuesday, 7th October, 2014 4:34pm
By Sally Perry with 26 readers' comments
Islanders with bird tables and feeders are being urged to take hygiene precautions and clean their feeders and tables with anti-bacterial products or warm soapy water.
Monday, 22nd September, 2014 10:39am
By Sally Perry with one comment
A new pay-per-use electric vehicle rapid charging point will soon be available for public use in Newport.
Thursday, 11th September, 2014 10:18am
By IW Council Press Office with 6 readers' comments
Isle of Wight UKIP believe fracked oil and gas might help lower prices and help the public purse.
Tuesday, 19th August, 2014 2:22pm
By Rose Lynden-Bell with 8 readers' comments
Grants from the Isle of Wight Council’s SOREC and Future Solent enable Island company to develop unique tidal energy platform and employ more people
Monday, 18th August, 2014 8:40am
By Christopher Barrass with 3 readers' comments
Andrew Turner, the Island’s MP is the first Member of Parliament to sign up to support the RSPB’s new campaign putting nature at the heart of the political agenda.
Monday, 11th August, 2014 3:19pm
By Andrew Turner's Office with 22 readers' comments
The Executive member for Sustainability says the grant will be focused on helping residents get to school and work without using petrol or diesel cars.
Thursday, 7th August, 2014 10:01am
By IW Council Press Office with 15 readers' comments
Moves this week by the Government could lead to fracking being carried out anywhere on the Island, even in AONB areas if 'in the public interest'.
Thursday, 31st July, 2014 7:57pm
By Simon Perry with 66 readers' comments
It's thought the Open Primary planned for September is the first of its kind on the Isle of Wight.
Wednesday, 23rd July, 2014 11:40am
By Daniel James with 10 readers' comments
There's a huge number of considerations that members of the planning committee will need to take into account when debating this application on Tuesday.
Monday, 21st July, 2014 3:34pm
By Sally Perry with 29 readers' comments