Tag Archives: energy


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

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

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

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

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

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

‘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