Plummeting oil price casts shadow over fracking's future

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The price of oil has dropped to around $55 per barrel, but fracking companies need prices of $60-100 to break even. This article discusses what might happen

Euro elections


Euro Elections. Vote Green. Vote Maggie Chapman.

Edinburgh Green councillor Maggie Chapman selected as Euro candidate

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Mon, 2012-11-26

 Edinburgh Green councillor Maggie Chapman has been chosen to run for the Scottish Greens for the Scotland seat in the Euro elections in 2014. 

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26th Dec 2012

Fairtrade Fortnight: Take a step

UK Wide

Fairtrade Fortnight invites us to Take A Step this year. Your step for Fairtrade can be as simple as trying a new Fairtrade product, or as big and bold as launching a campaign to get your whole town to go Fairtrade. Every step counts towards the total of 1.5 million they're hoping to achieve by the end of 2012 – one for every farmer and worker Fairtrade aims to work with around the world.

Social Enterprise Exchange

Glasgow SECC

The world's biggest social enterprise event. To find out more and book your delegate place, please click and we all look forward to seeing you there!

Fairtrade coffee morning

St Mary's RC Church, Cadzow St, Hamilton, South Lanarkshire, ML3 6HP

Extra special Coffee Morning for Fairtrade fortnight. Free door prize and everyone will have the opportunity to take a step for Fairtrade.

Indian Fairtrade Cotton Producer talk followed by Q&A

New Lanark World Heritage Site, River Room inside visitor centre reception, New Lanark Mills, Lanark, ML11 9DB

Indian cotton producer, Mrnual Lahankar, will give a short talk about her work. This will be followed by a Q&A session.

Fairtrade Fortnight, 27 February - 11 March 2012


In 2012 we'll be asking everyone to 'Take a step' for Fairtrade - starting with Fairtrade Fortnight. It can be a simple step like swapping your tea to fairtrade, or a bigger step, like asking everyone in your office to do it too. Make it as inventive, daring or funny as you like.

WWF Earthhour


 WWF's annual Earth Hour encourages everyone to consider how they use energy, not just during the hour long black out, but right through the year. What will you get up to in the dark?

Take action on climate change now

Our oceans are dying, our air changing, and our forests and grasslands turning to deserts. From fish and plants to wildlife to human beings, we are killing the planet that sustains us, and fast. There is one single greatest cause of this destruction of the natural world -- climate change, and in the next 4 days, we have a chance to stop it.
Sign the petition here

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