Preston: building a new local economics

New Start magazine, which champions urban regeneration that is inclusive, sustainable and socially just, has reported on the work of CLES (Centre for Local Economic Strategies) with Preston City Council. Innovative Quinton councillor John Clancy, who has been to...

Three vital advantages of municipal utilities

Bob Massie of America’s New Economics Institute sent news today that voters in Boulder, Colorado, have ended their relationship with Xcel Energy, a utility with $10.7 billion in revenues, clearing the way for the city to form its own municipal utility that would lower...

Energysaving Co-op launch, Weds 21st Sept 7pm

Just a last minute promotion for the launch of the new Energysaving Co-op. Please let John know if you are planning to attend! Midlands Co-operative Society Member Relations and Localise West Midlands would like to introduce: The UK’s most exciting new Co-op – ...