Tag Archive for 'Ed Miliband'

UK Government commits financial support to renewable energy sector

November 22nd, 2012 by RenewableUK

RenewableUK, the trade and professional body representing the wind wave and tidal energy industries, has welcomed the announcement by the UK Government, committing HM Treasury to providing the right level of financial support to allow a massive expansion of the renewable energy sector during this decade, generating tens of thousands of jobs. After months of […]

The beginning of a plan to avoid social, economic and environmental collapse

August 23rd, 2011 by George Monbiot

How much of this is real? How much of the economic growth of the past 60 years? Of the wealth and comfort, the salaries and pensions which older people accept as normal, even necessary? How much of it is an illusion, created by levels of borrowing – financial and ecological – which cannot be sustained? […]