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Energy policy in turbulent times: local government’s role in energy systems

Energy issues are in the news at the moment as wholesale gas prices rise and the collapse of utility companies continues. This briefing reviews the potential for local authority engagement in energy grid activities and looks at the options for local government action in energy infrastructure, supply and distribution?

England & Wales, Scotland

Twelve briefings of Christmas

At LGIU, we are feeling the giving spirit this year and would like to showcase our most-popular briefings throughout 2021 with both members and followers. From 1st – 12th, you will find a new briefing every day in this virtual advent calendar. Access is only available for December – unless you’re a member of course.

Australia, England & Wales, Global, Ireland, Scotland, South Africa

Net Zero Strategy: build back better, fairer and greener

The UK Government recently released two much-anticipated strategies: the ‘Net Zero Strategy’ and the ‘Heat and Buildings Strategy’. These documents contain a wealth of information that explores the trajectories to be expected from Westminster when it comes to future climate action.

England & Wales, Global, Scotland