Growing a Greener Glasgow

Posts Tagged: 'Govanhill'

Supporting migrants to understand our energy system

More than 20 migrants a week drop in to the South Seeds office for support to tackle a wide range of issues with their domestic gas and electricity supply – from no heating, to tampered meters or the debts of former residents.

Tenement special report: Managing food waste in Berlin

This investigation into food-waste disposal from multi-occupancy buildings in an ethnically diverse area of Berlin highlights some lessons that Glasgow could learn as it embarks on rolling out food waste collections in tenements.  

Allison Street community garden

In the heart of Govanhill there is the most beautiful garden in a lane behind Allison Street. We have written up the story of the garden, so you can find out more about it.

Southside connections

This report summarises our technical study. It outlines how district heating in Govanhill and Pollokshields East could tackle energy costs and deliver carbon savings.

Where to reuse, repair & recycle in Govanhill

This map has 38 different reuse, repair and recycling opportunities in Govanhill. Published in 2016, it is the first time all these waste reduction opportunities in Govanhill have been brought together.

Reuse, repair & recycle on the Southside of Glasgow

We have mapped all the reuse, repair and recycling opportunities on the Southside to help residents reduce the amount of waste which goes to landfill. You may be surprised at the range of opportunities, have a look at our reuse repair and recycle map .

The Govanhill Gazette

This newspaper focuses on one block in Govanhill and the problems and solutions surrounding fly-tipping.