The Stop Climate Chaos Coalition position on a UK shale gas industry and some key information about the fracking process and its impacts on the global climate, natural environment, fuel bills and jobs.
SCC summary briefing: Fracking for shale gas
Fracking: Unconventional, unnecessary and unwanted
Ed Davey MP talks about Rio+20, growth and renewable energy
As part of the Rio Connection, Ed Davey MP, Minister for Energy and Climate Change joined with panellists from Transition Town Kingston, Tearfund, Christian Aid and Juice from your Roof, to discuss issues around the Rio+20 earth summit.
Rio Connection: Taking Action in the UK
The Rio+20 summit in Brazil galvanized activists from across the UK
Common Concerns about Wind Power (2011)
Evidence-based analysis that draws on peer-reviewed academic research and publicly funded stories to address issues such as bird-strike, shadow flicker, noise, impace on property prices and 'wind turbine syndrome'. - Published May 2011 by the Centre for Sustainable Energy
Just Do It (2011)
Just Do It explores the underground world of UK climate activism, following direct action groups such as Climate Camp and Plane Stupid.
Wind of Change (2011)
A short film telling the story of the village of Fintry in rural Stirlingshire. After long negotiations they became the first village in the UK to enter a joint-venture agreement with a wind farm developer that secured a wind turbine for the community. Fintry has given free insulation to more than half of all households in the village and is now embarking on new ambitious projects to eventually make the village carbon-neutral. Running time: 14 minutes
A short film explaining what climate change is and why it is so important to indigenous peoples. Running time: 21 minutes
Age of Stupid (2009)
This climate blockbuster stars Oscar-nominated Pete Postlethwaite as a man living alone in the devastated world of 2055, watching “archive” footage from 2008 and asking: why didn’t we stop climate change while we had the chance? Running time: 89 minutes. (Stream/download £4/6)
Energy Union (2009)
Energy Union is a campaign, music tour, party, art and discussion all in one and it comes together with information, tips & tricks on how to save the planet! Running time: 90 minutes