Energy

By harnessing the power of nature and being careful with the energy we use, the places we find special can be beautiful forever

The hydro turbine at Hafod y Llan farm in Snowdonia
Close up view of irrigation system in rose garden at Anglesey Abbey

How to save water in your garden  

Learn how to make your garden greener without wasting water.

The presenters of BBC Countryfile

Book your BBC Countryfile Live tickets 

How will the countryside power the future? Fracking, renewables or nuclear power? These are just some of the talks and debates that will be taking place at BBC Countryfile Live this August 4-7. Also on offer is a food and farming cookery bar and outdoor fun for children.

Come along to one of our seed sowing events

Plant it, grow it, eat it

Growing your own tasty treats is simple and great fun. Home-grown, home-made jams, roasted potatoes and even ketchup are fantastic additions to the table.

The Salmon leap on Sudbury Water meadows

Water 

By harnessing the power of water and also being careful what we use, the places we find special can stay beautiful for longer

Solar panels, used to power lighting, on the roof of Brancaster Millennium Activity Centre, Norfolk

Good Energy 

We're working in partnership with green electricity supplier Good Energy to build an energy future that will help keep the nation’s special places fit for generations to come.

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