What we do
We are Sustainable St Albans charity. Together, as ordinary people, we find positive and creative ways to act locally – across St Albans, Harpenden and villages – to raise awareness and address the challenges of climate change, live more sustainably, and move towards a low-carbon economy.
Sustainable St Albans is a member of the UK-wide Transition Network.
To donate to Sustainable St Albans please click here
Harpenden Sustainable Market Sunday 21 November 10.00am-3.00pm on Lower Hight Street, Harpenden
Good COP? Bad COP? What next for our District? Thursday 2 December 7.30-9.00pm. Join us in person or online for our next event and AGM. Book here.
Read our latest blogs – from food to renewables – 16 different ways for you to take action and reduce your carbon footprint – #CountUsIn
Count Us In – Click here to choose your steps to effective Climate Action – and take action with our local community. See resources to help here
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Thanks to grants from:
Postcode Places Trust is a grant-giving charity funded entirely by players of People’s Postcode Lottery. Sustainable St Albans received £18K from the Trust to help fund our new Community Engagement project.
St Albans District Council generously awarded us a grant to help fund our new Community Engagement project.
Alongside our annual #SustFest, we host a wide variety of events throughout the year.
From campaigning for the Council to declare a climate emergency to setting up regular ‘Playing Out’ streets, we’re involved in multiple local projects.
Our wide range of resources can help you make the next step in reducing your carbon footprint.
The latest from the blog:
Take 16 steps that make a difference with Count Us In. Download our Climate Action Card.
St Albans Solar Streets
Learn about this local initiative to help you get 25% discounted solar panels. Read more >
View our archive and sign up for our monthly newsletter and occasional updates. Read more >
Sustainable Lockdown A-Z
Not just for lockdown: list of sustainable activities to do. Read more >
Declaring a climate emergency
Read the latest developments since the Council declared a climate emergency. Read more >
Ideas for sustainable schools
A one-stop shop for schools seeking educational resources and practical advice. Read more >
Our Planet Our Future events
Bi-monthly events in Harpenden on topics relating to sustainability Read more >
Reduce your plastic use
What you can do to tackle the local and global problems of plastic pollution and waste. Read more >
Learn more about closing your street on a regular basis to allow children to play outside. Read more >