Posts by Jon Morris

Jon Morris, Research Associate, Sheffield University Management School

Energy Policy and the tensions between austerity and localism

Schemes to reduce energy use show how local authorities are caught between devolved responsibilities and centralised resources Since 2008 the main focus of environmental policy in the United Kingdom has been the commitment to reduce CO2 emissions by 80% relative to 1990 levels by 2050.  The domestic sector accounts for 25% of all emissions and as such it is at … Continue reading

17 March 2016 by Jon Morris
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