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NEWSLETTER – MARCH 2014

NEWSLETTER – MARCH 2014

March 2014 Spring has sprung this month and with it a drawing together of lessons learned about green jobs and action. We’re pleased to present this month the series of short films we commissioned about an array of small-scale green jobs programmes....

NEWSLETTER – FEBRUARY 2014

NEWSLETTER – FEBRUARY 2014

February 2014 As Britain met its wettest winter for 250 years, the southern hemisphere had its hottest start to the year on record. The UN’s World Meteorological Organisation recorded extreme or unusual weather at both the equator and polar regions. While...

NEWSLETTER – JANUARY 2014

NEWSLETTER – JANUARY 2014

January 2014 Happy new year to you all! We got off to a soggy start with the wettest January on record in most of the South. The government’s commitment to renewable energy and energy efficiency continued to come under fire by critics...

NEWSLETTER – OCTOBER 2013

NEWSLETTER – OCTOBER 2013

October 2013 Windy streets of turning leaves and the turning back of the clocks signal the end of the long summer, and time for another ELGJA monthly update. There was good news in the Greater London Authority recognising that low carbon...

NEWSLETTER – SEPTEMBER 2013

NEWSLETTER – SEPTEMBER 2013

September 2013 It might have turned cooler now, but our summer was a scorcher with August being the 342nd consecutive month with a global temperature above the 20th century average and the fourth hottest on record. We’ll be bearing this in...

EVERY ELECTION THROWS AN ISSUE UP THE POP CHARTS

EVERY ELECTION THROWS AN ISSUE UP THE POP CHARTS

The run up to the 2015 general election is beginning and political battlegrounds are being reconoitered.  Whilst the Liberal Democrats’ credibility has suffered immeasurably as the hapless stooge in the Coalition’s double act, they have played an early gambit with...

NEWSLETTER – AUGUST 2013

NEWSLETTER – AUGUST 2013

August 2013 Happy August! The big event happening this month is the Reclaim the Power action camp in Balcombe, West Sussex, which is at the front lines of the new dash for gas. From 16 – 21 August, the camp will see talks,...

NEWSLETTER – DECEMBER 2013

NEWSLETTER – DECEMBER 2013

December 2013 After six weeks of rising fuel bills topping the headlines, this month saw the UK government finally announce its new policy on the future of ‘green taxes’ from energy bills and policy on energy more generally. Industry responses...