Responding to the Government’s National Infrastructure Plan announced today (Wednesday 4 December 2013) Friends of the Earth Economics Campaigner David Powell said: “Building the right type of infrastructure is essential for creating the prosperous, low-carbon economy we so urgently need.
Short-sighted policies expected to be unveiled by the Chancellor, George Osborne, in his Autumn Statement on Thursday (5 December 2013) could have a disastrous impact on jobs and efforts to tackle climate change, Friends of the Earth warned today.
Salford residents, green groups and trade union members will join forces tomorrow (Wednesday 4th) to oppose tax breaks for shale gas, ahead of the Chancellor’s Autumn Statement on Thursday.
Do you live, work or study in Salford? If so, please sign and share our petition calling on Salford council to say no to fracking.