Tag Archives: energy


Energy policy lights out

Unite has said Hitachi’s announcement today (17 January) that work is being suspended on a £20bn nuclear power station is proof the “lights are going... Read More

Just transition plan

Four unions with 200,000 members in the energy sector have produced a blueprint so workers and communities can be helped to adapt to the advent... Read More

‘Cruel blow’

The withdrawal of Toshiba from the Moorside nuclear power station project is ‘a cruel blow’ to the north west economy on which thousands of future... Read More
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

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

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