Sustainable Hockerton

We hope you will take the time to visit the following websites promoting sustainability with similar aims to our own:

Village web site:

Hockerton Housing Project

The Hockerton Housing Project is the UK's first earth sheltered, autonomous, ecological sustainable housing development. They generate their own clean energy, harvest water and recycle waste materials.  – zero carbon since 1997!.

HHP is not just a place to live. They can help you to:

· Create your own Green Build  

·  Become more inspired - come and see us!

·  Generate your own renewable energy (We especially like to help community renewable schemes and farmers)


They also

  • Promote sustainable living to a wide audience.
  • Promote and design affordable, ultra-low energy dwellings.
  • Measure and assess low carbon dwelling performance.
  • Design and install autonomous services including reedbeds.
  • Demonstrate viability of non-CO2 emission dwellings that don’t cost the earth.
  • Demonstrate that ordinary families and individuals can take responsibility for and contribute to reducing the output of greenhouse gases that create global warming.


Tel: 01636 816902 

Publications about the local sustainable development

Sustainable Youlgrave

Nottinghamshire County Council's Environment page

Latest News

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