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The Corbynomics of Energy

Jeremy Corbyn’s energy and climate manifesto -‘Protecting Our Planet’- occupies a different political space…

The election everyone lost

What infuriated me most about this general election was that never has so much been missed by so many.

After Ozymandias: will Labour miss the energy revolution?

…. Two vast and trunkless legs of stone Stand in the desert. Near them, on the sand…

Energy politics ‘after the Milk Round

News of the 25% collapse in Areva’s share values triggered an unexpected sliver of sympathy in me.

Looking for a Piano Man*

This will be the first Labour Conference in the last 1,000 years to take place without Tony Benn.

‘2052’ and a sea of storms.

As the South of England sinks in a morass of flooded homes, or waits for the next river to burst,


Alan's Eco House

Turning a derelict lace hall into an eco home in the middle of Nottingham had some important reasons. It was always how I wanted to live. It was something I had bleated on about for years but not got round to doing...


Transformation Moment

My pamphlet 'Transformation Moment' is intended to support the case for a radical shift in energy thinking; as much about democracy as technology, and about 'systems' rather than just supply.


As the Home Secretary who sent 'Go home' vans scouring round the streets of Britain, Theresa May has a cheek lecturing anyone about promoting resurgent racism in Britain.

But we'll still be locked into a climate crisis that doesn't give a stuff about whether you're a Christian, Jew, Muslim, Buddhist ...or work for the BBC. It's the real threats to survival we should focus on.


Jeremy is coming under fire from lots of people at the moment, but I promise you, once we have got rid of Blairite MPs, the House of Lords, the BBC, the polling companies and the EHRC, NOBODY will be criticising Jeremy then.

Trump supporters dismiss 'racism' criticisms as false news.

Trump supporters dismiss 'racism' criticisms as false news.

Fantastic XR defense against 'extremism' criticism on BBC 'Today' Programme. Attacks from Far Right front organisations are a measure of success. Climate deniers scream 'anarchy' when physics explains crisis. Well done XR! Radical change is the only hope we have.

"Intelligence withheld from Boris Johnson": hardly a rocket science revelation. You only have to listen to his speeches to know that.

HUGE congratulations to climate campaigners. Now we're just chasing the investors. Everything begins from 'put the cash somewhere else:keep the oil in the ground'.

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