Posts tagged 'energy'

Disinvest to reinvest – investing for a just economy

Posted in: Events
Date posted: 26 June 2015

Our ‘Disinvest to reinvest’ conference, originally scheduled for 17 October, has been postponed, and will now take place in 2016.

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Summary of general election climate policy headlines

Posted in: Comment
Date posted: 5 May 2015

A summary of each party’s manifesto statements on climate and energy policy is provided below, drawing upon a briefing produced by Quaker Peace and Social Witness ‘Reflections on the general election manifestos’. This summary draws out interesting headlines rather than being a full analysis of the policy implications of the manifesto statements and it does not compare like with like. Read more

‘MPs must seize on unique opportunity to support power sector decarbonisation’, says alliance

Posted in: News
Date posted: 3 June 2013

Press release, 3 June 2013: 55 organisations, including major trade associations, jointly called today on Members of Parliament to vote on 4 June in favour of the amendment put forward by Tim Yeo MP and Barry Gardiner MP to introduce a target in the Energy Bill that would commit the UK to have a near carbon-free power sector by 2030 and to support the timely movement of the Bill.

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Christian charity calls on Liberal Democrats to vote for decarbonisation target

Posted in: News
Date posted: 23 May 2013

Press release, 23 May 2013: Operation Noah calls on Liberal Democrat MPs to vote for a crucial amendment to the Energy Bill in parliament on 3 June, and not to let a once-in-a-generation opportunity slip through their fingers.

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Operation Noah backs call for decarbonisation target in Energy Bill

Posted in: News
Date posted: 25 February 2013

Press release, 25 February 2013: Today, many NGOs, faith groups and organisations have issued the following joint statement calling on the Government to commit the UK to a near carbon free power sector by 2030.

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Operation Noah calls for Government to change direction on energy policy

Posted in: News
Date posted: 5 February 2013

Press release, 5 February 2013: On Ash Wednesday, Operation Noah will call on the Government to change the direction of its Energy Bill, currently going through parliament. On this day, when Christians traditionally repent of their sins, the group believes the Government should show true repentance – metanoia – involving a change of mind and purpose in its energy policy.

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