Tag Archives: energy

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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
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Power surge


As winter nears, so too does the prospect of paying sky-high energy bills.   Despite the government pledging in October to rush through a cap... Read More
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A future more uncertain?


Serious concerns have been raised again over the future of the Moorside nuclear power station in Cumbria, as it emerged today that its soon-to-be sole... Read More
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‘From confusion to chaos’


Ministers need to give leadership and provide public finance, as UK’s energy policy ‘lurches from confusion to potential chaos’,  with the latest developments at the... Read More