The “just transition” could be the right framework to rethink the way our societies are designed, and make sure disabled people are taking ownership of the opportunities presented, says Lucie Middlemiss. But first, we need to acknowledge that energy poverty is by essence, unsustainable.
“It’s really about trying to find ways or explore and open the debate about how governments want to spend their money and what kind of future you want to pay for”, says Audrey Dobbins in this new episode of Ener’Ethic.
ENAGER’s toolkit for a just transition with the people
Watch the Recording of the final meeting of the ESRC-funded Just Energy project on access to justice and ombudsmen for vulnerable and energy-poor energy consumers, led by Dr Naomi Creutzfeldt, Dr Chris Gill, Marine Cornelis and Dr Rachel McPherson & check out the toolkit!
From energy efficiency in transport to buildings, taxation, agriculture, and forestry, Europe is leading the way and seeking to bring its citizens on board. But is the package up to the task?
The ESRC Just Energy investigated access to justice for vulnerable and energy-poor people in five European countries and regions (UK, France, Italy, Bulgaria and Catalonia – Spain). Now reaching its end, listen to this episode to hear a few highlights.
In this new episode of Energ’Ethi, Pedro Homem de Gouveia explains how he came to understand that infrastructure and mobility create barriers or opportunities in people’s lives. Smart cities are about the people. Infrastructure and mobility create barriers or opportunities in people’s lives.
How can we successfully level the political playing field and bring in the voices of civil society, including those of small countries? How can we ensure that finance benefits citizens and works to repair the planet? Kęstutis Kupšys, European Economic and Social Committee, shares his insights on sustainable finance in this new episode of Energ’Ethic.
Our Just Energy project (2017-2021) is located at the crossroads between academia and practice. To engage with the real world and to hopefully build an
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