Monthly Archives: October 2013

  • Secretaries of State are requested to review NPS for Waste Water

    31st Oct 2013

    KECN has been helping the NGO Thamesbank in requesting for an immediate review of the National Planning Statement for Waste Water (NPS) by the relevant Secretaries of State. The NPS is considered by top water experts, academics and Thamesbank to be seriously flawed in that it supports the need for the Thames Tideway Tunnel proposal over more up-to- date, holistic greener alternatives¬† without adequate evidence. The Thames Tideway Tunnel s currently undergoing examination under the Planning Act 2008. The need …

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  • Naomi Klein article in New Scientist argues for a general revolt over lack of action on climate change

    31st Oct 2013

    See here article by Naomi Klein in the New Scientist. Best available climate science¬† demands that we do what every we can to get our leaders to take concerted and immediate action on climate change now. The article argues that 10% annual reduction of carbon is necessary now if we are going to avoid dangerous climate change. However, our leaders carry on as usual chasing unsustainable GDP Growth irrespective of the destruction we face, if we do not face up …

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