Many different groups joined together in Sheffield City Centre to send a clear message to the G7 leaders meeting in Cornwall and those preparing to go to COP in Glasgow in November. ACT NOW! I was particularly pleased to hear the Extinction Rebellion Justice Group “pass the mic” to the global south, by reading messagesContinue reading “COP26 Coalition Rally, Sheffield Town Hall, 12th June 2021”
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Can we fit 200,000 heat pumps in Sheffield homes by 2030?
In my last column I wrote about the report Pathways to Zero Carbon Sheffield, commissioned by Sheffield Council from Arup. The final part of the report is due soon. I have been gauging opinions about it. Does it go far enough? Will it be possible to meet its targets? One of the most significant changesContinue reading “Can we fit 200,000 heat pumps in Sheffield homes by 2030?”
Green Jobs for All-video
Here is my video of the Green Jobs for all event in Sheffield on 24th April 2021
Green Jobs campaign to get people working to save the planet
My day job is as a lecturer in Further Education. I am acutely aware of the importance of training our young people for the jobs and skills they will need in the future. That is why I have thrown my weight behind the new Green Jobs for All campaign. In South Yorkshire, we want toContinue reading “Green Jobs campaign to get people working to save the planet”