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Research Psychologist

CHANGE OF PLAN for 2012 VEHICLES

Having been awarded a BBNP Sustainable Development Fund grant a few weeks ago, we have now set up a not-for-profit company “Eco Travel Network Ltd” (ETN) which will purchase, own and insure an electric vehicle fleet and lease them to … Continue reading

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b-bugs 2012 are GO!

We are delighted to announce that the Brecon Beacons National Park Sustainable Development Fund has today awarded a 50% project grant which will enable us to set up the ‘Eco Travel Network’  – a not-for-profit company which will purchase, insure … Continue reading

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April 2012 update on b-bug project

Plans for b-bugs 2012 are progressing. We will know by 1st May whether we have been awarded the key grant we need to move ahead with setting up a not-for-profit ‘eco-travel co-operative’ to purchase, insure and rent out 5 b-bugs … Continue reading

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b-bugs on ‘The One Show’ – Wed 14th March 7pm

Boris b-bug will feature on the The One Show BBC1 on Wednesday 14th March at 7pm. The focus of the programme is rural transport poverty and they were interested in Talybont’s community car share scheme which is funded by the … Continue reading

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Update on b-bugs 2012

Here is our latest update on b-bug 2012 progress.

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b-bugs for hire in 2012 ? – latest progress

As close followers of the b-bug project know, we have been trying to find ways to take the b-bugs from a free research trial of just 2 vehicles in 2011 to a viable b-bug rental scheme for the Brecon Beacons … Continue reading

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What’s happening now the trial is over?

People keep asking us “will I be able to offer b-bugs to my customers next season?” or even “can I hire a b-bug NOW?”. This is the nearest we can give to an answer right now. 1. The b-bug trial … Continue reading

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