Tag Archives: energy

Comment Labour Party 2018

Scrap the poverty premium


As we leave Labour’s 2018 annual conference the determination to be ready for a general election whenever it comes is strong. The message is clear... Read More
TUC 2018

A green new deal


Speaking in support of a motion today (September 11) at TUC conference on a just transition for energy workers, Unite assistant general secretary Gail Cartmail... Read More
News

Clarity call


A clarion call for clarity on the future of the Moorside nuclear power station in Cumbria on which thousands of jobs will depend has been... Read More
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National Grid-lock


Unite has sent a message of solidarity to 1,200 United Steelworkers (USW) members who have been locked out of their jobs in Massachusetts by an... Read More
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EDF strike goes on


Further strike action by EDF Energy smart meter installers in London over the imposition of tracker devices in vehicles will seriously hamper the company’s 2020... Read More
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Union-powered pay deal


Following a Unite organising campaign, 6000 workers at Western Power Distribution have secured an inflation beating pay deal of an extra £1260 a year on... Read More
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GE job slash threat


Unite warned General Electric (GE) of cutting ‘too far, too fast’ and demanded guarantees on ‘no compulsory’ redundancies after the firm announced restructuring plans which... Read More
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Biofuel jobs threat


Urgent talks are being called for to seek assurances about job security, following the news that Hull-based biofuel producer Vivergo Fuels is to stop production.... Read More