Planning officers recommend APPROVAL of St Philip’s Marsh gas plant
Local campaigners are dismayed that power generation could happen 80m from a nursery school.
“This is a fight”: Opposition to St Philip’s gas plant plans intensifies
The proposed gas generation plant would be just 90m from a nursery school.
Plutus Energy lose appeal to build Lawrence Hill power station
Community campaigners rejoice after 18-month effort to stop polluters moving into Lawrence Hill.
Plutus Energy return with diesel plant plans
Energy company appeal planning decision for diesel power station in Lawrence Hill.
Plugging Bristol’s energy gaps
An old and draughty housing stock, high energy consumption and fuel poverty mean tackling energy inefficiency must be a priority for our city
Our 2016 favourites: Cable news
A few of the Cable’s favourite news articles that we’ve worked on in 2016.
Decision time for Lawrence Hill power station
Planning committee to vote on plan labeled ‘environmental racism’ and a ‘subsidy cash machine’ tomorrow, amid vehement opposition.
Power station decision deferred – for now
Planning committee defers decision-making on the Lawrence Hill biodiesel plant, while the planning system assessing air pollution is found wanting.
Lawrence Hill power station: council denies further air quality studies
Despite levels of air pollution in the area breaching EU legal requirements, campaigners’ calls for more studies on the plant’s impact have been denied.
“Underhand and sneaky”: Plutus Energy plan new power station
Energy company make second attempt to build an inner city power station in the city’s most deprived ward.
The 10% energy reduction challenge – your New Year’s resolution
Whichever way you look at it, we – as individuals - need to cut our energy consumption.
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