Latest news

  • Elected to Board of Community Energy England
  • Re-appointed Sustainability Adviser to Midcounties Co-operativeCo-operative Energy for third year
  • Now supporting new social enterprise 'Fair for You', and their aim to take on Rent-to-Own sector
  • Following lobbying, European Parliament votes overwhelmingly for Fair Tax label for Europe.
  • Co-ordinate letter to media in which Fair Tax Mark businesses urge European Parliament to progress tax justice measures
  • Co-ordinate letter to UK Chancellor in which 100+ community energy groups ask for rethink on tax relief withdrawl
  • Support UK Community Energy Fortnight 2015 to new heights
  • Support most successful Co-operative Energy Community Energy Conference yet - and co-ordinated polling demonstrates UK public's out and out support
  • Help Co-operative Energy secure EU Renewable Energy Award
  • Compere Fair Tax Mark annual conference and UK Community Energy Awards ceremony
  • Successful launch of Right to Invest pamphlet, of which co-author
  • Lobbying helps secure further extension for community energy investment tax relief
  • Help Midcounties Co-operative secure Queens Award for Sustainable Development and exemplary Corporate Responsibility Index ranking
  • Fair Tax Mark enjoys successful first year
  • Voted #1 in GLOBAL CEO poll of "Top 100 CSR Leaders"
  • 'Lobbying for Good' launched, and receiving acclaim
  • Contribute to ResPublica's 'Unlocking Finance' and how crowdfunding can turbo-boost clean energy investment in the UK, sponsored by Co-operative Energy
  • Co-found Fair Tax Mark and support successful launch, February 2014. 
  • Join Business Steering Group of Energy Bill Revolution
  • Join Operations Group of Social Economy Alliance
  • Join Executive Advisory Board of the Evolution Institute
  • Appointed as Sustainability Adviser to Co-operative Energy, with aim of developing a high impact CSR strategy that differentiates it from other independent energy suppliers - encompasses everything from a community energy revolution to responsible tax planning. Join Cooperatives Europe Energy Working Group to maximise influence on issues such as EU 2030 E&CC Framework and State Aid rules.
  • Begin guest lecturering at Nottingham University's internationally renowned International Centre for Corporate Social Responsibility, specialising in management and strategy
  • Regular columnist for Co-operative News, with brief to identify newly arising CSR and sustainability issues that will impact co-operatives in years to come 
  • Contribute to strategic review of multinational financial services group, with remit to identify sustainability challenges of the future