Happy New Year 2016 to all Sustainable Crediton Supporters!
We have reason to be optimistic because of the historic agreement made in Paris with the ambition to keep global temperature rises below 1.5 degrees.
However the deal will require people-power from organisations like ours to make politicians live up to their rhetoric, because we have not got the legally-binding agreement that was needed.
And since our Government signed the agreement, we have seen solar PV subsidies cut drastically, 159 fracking licences awarded and legislation to frack under national parks approved.
The weekend's Independent carried a report from the FOTE which says pretty much the same
COP21: Climate change deal obscures problems, says Friends of the Earth head | Climate Change | Environment | The Independent