Ann Link reports on the first recommendations by the citizen-led UK Climate Assembly to tackle UK carbon emissions.
We’re inviting TTL supporters to write to our MP urging her to support the new Climate and Ecological Emergency Bill. To help, here’s our response to her standard letter as to why she doesn’t back the bill…
Industrial growth in the wake of COVID-19 is set to pursue its usual trajectory with all the environmental damage that entails. So what will it take to force public policy to tackle the climate emergency? Dirk Campbell explores some ideas.
The new Green Homes Grant Voucher scheme could contribute up to £5,000 towards measures to make your home more energy-efficient – but you need to apply fast before the funding runs out, says Neil Williams.
Following East Sussex County Council’s decision not to change access on Lewes High Street to enable social distancing, we asked two local organisations what they think needs to be done to support pedestrian and cyclist-friendly streets in Lewes…
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The world urgently needs to cut carbon emissions from flying, and a frequent flyer levy is one way being proposed to do this. Climate action group Possible is hosting an online discussion exploring how a levy could be introduced in the UK…
Extinction Rebellion is getting ready for a new national rebellion calling for the government to ramp up action on the climate emergency. We asked XRLewes about its plans and goals, what it thinks of our own MP’s action in climate change – and how local people can get involved.
What is transition?
Transition is about the creation of resilient communities. It’s not about campaigning but designing. It’s about putting in place systems that will help us to deal with the big changes that are on the way. Those changes will be in three main areas: energy, the economy and the environment. Click here to Read more and get linked in to the bigger picture.
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