The Birmingham Green New Deal pilot will ‘go national’ in October

The “Green New Deal” – public and private investment to create “green collar” jobs to make UK buildings energy efficient already underway in Birmingham, will ‘go national’ in October. Birmingham City Council’s Birmingham Energy Savers (BES) scheme...

Could regional banking help to develop flourishing regional economies?

Regional economic strategy is now being taken more seriously. Localise West Midland’s Andrew Lydon has been examining the collection of regional prosperity and inflation indices in this and other countries for some time and has corresponded with MPs and government...