The CND condemns the dumping of over 1 million tonnes of treated radioactive water from the Fukushima nuclear plant.
"Our energy market is broken. How much longer will we allow profiteering to trump the interests of residents and employers?"
“These multimillion pound companies have money to spare ... but have failed miserably to ensure that the offshore workers are given a pay rise."
"The report reveals that companies made £45 billion profit from the UK domestic energy system in 2022. If that money had been kept in public hands, it could have been used to save each household £1,800 on their energy bills."
Paul Atkin, Greener Jobs Alliance, picks apart the government's "Powering Up Britain" report published by Grant Shapps this month.
"It’s rampant profiteering and needs to stop. We cannot continue to let private companies make obscene amounts of profits from our essential services while people can't afford to heat their homes."
"It’s obscene that fossil fuel giants are making such super-profits during the biggest squeeze in living standards for decades... these bumper profits are a direct result of the soaring energy bills people face."
“Profits and dividends on this scale when millions of people cannot heat or eat a square meal in their homes demonstrates the remorseless and unjust nature of this industry" - Mick Lynch, RMT General Secretary
"No, it’s not full public ownership but it’s a hugely important first step. GBE will prove that public ownership is a successful way to run a company in the national interest" - We Own It analyse Labour's public energy announcement.
Whether it's water, energy or transport, privatisation has failed to the cost of billions in public money. The case for nationalisation has never been clearer, writes Cat Hobbs, We Own It.