Cornwall Sustainable Building Trust

Cornwall Sustainable Building Trust

Charity information

Cornwall Sustainable Building Trust

CSBT is a catalyst for change, we aim to preserve and protect the environment
by providing demonstrations and assistance in sustainable developments to communities, developers, designers and planners.

Founded 2002

  • Mission statement

    Cornwall Sustainable Building Trust will work with all parties to make Cornwall's Building as sustainable as it can be. We will seek the best environmental option in all our decisions and we will share best practice and learning so that our environment is always the winner.

    We aim to assist in the provision of sustainable and affordable housing for persons in need, poverty or distress, on terms appropriate to their means and to advance education and training relevant to securing employment relating to sustainable building among those living in Cornwall.

  • Aims

    Cornwall Sustainable Building Trust aims to:

    • To promote sustainable construction by demonstration to local communities and the construction sector that it can make economic sense.
    • To promote the advancement of education and learning, including training in skills relevant to securing sustainable building related employment.
    • To raise awareness and minimise the effects of construction on the environment & to demonstrate the benefits of an ecological approach to design, materials, systems and planning.
    • To preserve, protect and enhance the environment and work towards a state where all parties are building towards a common aim of sustainability.
    • To assist in the provision of sustainable and affordable housing accommodation for persons in need, poverty or distress, on terms appropriate to their means, within Cornwall.
  • Overview

    Established: November 2002

    Registered Charity Number: 1100982

    Board members: 10

    Full time staff: 2

    Volunteers: 6

    Phone number: 01726 64651

    Address: csbt Tehidy Cottages St Austell PL26 7TQ

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