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Vacancies: Two Exciting New Opportunities at CES

CES are delighted to be able to share two exciting vacancies in sustainability, decarbonisation and creating routes through carbon neutral communities CES are looking to recruit an Orkney Innovation Development Officer to work with the Community Energy Scotland operational team to provide technical, community and project management suport to a portfolio of community-led Orkney energy projects. We are also looking to recruit a Dumfries & Galloway: N76 Project Officer to work on sustainable transport solutions

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We the Power – a launchpad for Community Energy Fortnight 14-27 June

We the Power is a film (approx. 35 mins) about the citizen-led community-energy movement in Europe and the visionaries lighting the way. The film was created by the Patagonia company. ‘We the Power’ is also the theme for Community Energy Fortnight, a programme that will run 14 – 27 June – keep a look out on our social media platforms for more information over the coming weeks. Whether your community has already experienced the benefits

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What is COP26?

COP26 is the 2021 United Nations climate change conference. COP stands for Conference of the Parties, and the summit will be attended by the countries

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Introducing Community Energy Fortnight! 14-27 June 2021

Community Energy (CE) Fortnight provides a platform for those interested in community energy to share information, raise your own community group’s profile, launch your own activities, start discussions – whatever helps you in the CE field. So, we are encouraging communities, individuals and organisation of the community energy sector to get involved.

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Scotland’s Climate Assembly: Interim Report now laid in Scottish Parliament

Scotland’s Climate Assembly is made up of over 100 citizens from all walks of life tasked with examining expert evidence and agreeing recommendations for tackling the climate emergency in a fair and effective way. The interim report, laid in the Scottish Parliament on 24 March 2021, sets out 16 goals agreed by consensus, and calls for bold and urgent action now.

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