Monthly Archives: April 2013

PMT #13: How do we attract “burnt out” people back? #Manchester #climate #movement-building

Help!  Send in your thoughts about “How do we attract back people who were involved but have become burnt out,/ disenchanted/engaged in other things. Please use the comments box below, or email us at Your answers will be collated … Continue reading

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Polar Bear Facepalm: International Energy Agency report – progress on renewables “alarmingly slow”

The quote that our friend the Polar Bear is facepalming is from the FT.  There are further horrifying quotes in the press release from the IEA – “The drive to clean up the world’s energy system has stalled,” IEA Executive … Continue reading

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#Manchester #climate nuggets April 22nd 2013

Hi all, we hope you can make it along to “Exchange for Change” on this Saturday (27th April) from 1pm to 5pm.  It’s an opportunity to share your skills and knowledge, meet other people who want to make Manchester a … Continue reading

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Polar Bear Facepalm: 2% annual carbon emissions growth, year on year…

The text is from this article in the Grauniad. Tyndall Centre are organising a “Radical Emissions Reduction Conference” at the Royal Society in December, btw. Should be a barrel of laughs. Me, I’ll be watching the cricket in Adelaide.

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Upcoming Event: Withington Co-operative Eco-house, Mon 6th May, #Manchester (South!)

We’ve been asked to publicise the next meeting of the Withington Co-operative Ecohouse. Our next meeting will be on Monday 6th May, 7-9pm upstairs at Fuel bar in Withington, where there will be a short presentation of progress to date, … Continue reading

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Job Alerts: Real Food Wythenshawe looking for 3 co-ordinators #manchester

via the Food Futures e-bulletin… Real Food Wythenshawe is looking for 3 coordinators Real Food Wythenshawe is an ambitious five year programme to engage and excite the people of Wythenshawe in growing and cooking fresh, sustainable food. This is supported … Continue reading

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Something for the Weekend 19 April 2013 #Manchester #Climate

What do you call someone who points out the obvious? Someone who points out the obvious. And this weekend…   Friday 19th, 6pm to 9pm  Launch of “Ecohome” project at Madlab   Friday 19th, 7.30pm – 2am Envirolution fundraiser Night & Day Cafe, … Continue reading

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