Tag Archives: Energy

Cooperative Councils Innovation Network: a response to austerity

. With a very different approach to WMCA, the Cooperative Councils Innovation Network is a collaboration between local authorities who are committed to finding better ways of working for, and with, local people for the benefit of their local community. … Continue reading

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Manifesto places not-for-profits and co-ops at the heart of Corbyn’s plans for a “publicly run, locally accountable energy system”

, The latest issue of the Co-operative News follows up earlier reports that Jeremy Corbyn has launched an environmental manifesto that outlines his plans for the UK to achieve 65% of energy from renewable sources by 2030 – without fracking. He has … Continue reading

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Pioneering approaches to co-operative horticulture

Following its work with Co-operative and Community Finance enabling communities to own their stores and pubs, the Plunkett Foundation reports a new partnership with the Land Settlement Association Charitable Trust. They hope to identify ‘pioneering approaches to co-operative horticulture across … Continue reading

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