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Tory Voters: Is This Really What You Voted For?

Tory Voters this is what you voted for.

This DWP voucher has just been posted on twitter by a foodbank volunteer in Glasgow. 

“John has not eaten since Friday of last week, recently found fit on ESA…” which is ‘Employment Support Allowance’ – which means he has some form of sickness or disability.  881 more words

Human Rights

Fuel Banks are the new Food Banks!

Fuel banks are quickly becoming a part of the Conservatives’ legacy of shame as over a million working families had to decide whether to ‘heat or eat’ last winter. 191 more words

Energy Efficiency Training - Thursday 14th May

Volunteer today to help make a difference to people’s lives and our environment!

  • Want to help reduce fuel poverty in Somerset?
  • Interested in learning more about energy saving and reducing fuel bills?
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Community

NEA Annual Conference & Exhibition 2015

The UK’s premier fuel poverty and energy efficiency conference

**Early booking discounts available until 30 June**

Widely recognised as the largest fuel poverty and energy efficiency event in the UK, NEA’s 33rd annual conference and exhibition is likely to attract over 300 delegates and 40 exhibitors. 81 more words

Conferences & Workshops

Meandering through Fuel Poverty, via Yugoslavia and the USSR

Fuel poverty is defined as paying 10 percent or more of your household income on heating and lighting, or in other words 10 percent or more on your gas and electricity bills. 1,715 more words

Socialism

Want to Help the Poorest? Then It's Time to Ditch Wind Power

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The only reason that Western economies have entertained the infantile nonsense of wind power, is that the rich world can afford (at least in the short term) to throw $billions in subsidies at a wholly weather dependent “system”, that will never stump up as an “alternative”, unless your starting point is sitting freezing (or boiling) in the dark; and you’re happy with that as your status quo (see… 1,778 more words

Big Wind Industry