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The Climate Change Act in Scotland: What are the lessons for Victoria?

Posted in Events by Mark Ogge on May 31st, 2010

A monthly discussion group hosted by Beyond Zero Emissions focusing on energy solutions to climate change, held on the first Monday of every month.

A discussion with Sally Moxham, who has long worked in the sustainability field, and who has just spent a year heading up the Energy Efficiency and Microgeneration Policy Unit in the Scottish Government. While in Scotland she worked on the Scottish Climate Change Act – which sets out greenhouse emissions reduction targets of 42% by 2020 and 80% by 2050. Sally will speak about her experiences, namely her work on the Scottish Government’s ambition on energy efficiency and microgeneration front as they relate to the built environment.

Please note: We are back at Kindness House this month.

Event location: 2nd Floor, Kindness House, 288 Brunswick St, Fitzroy
Time: 6.30 – 8 pm, Monday 7th June 2010

http://www.beyondzeroemissions.org/events/discussion-group


The Climate Change Act in Scotland: What are the lessons for Victoria?

Posted in Events by Kate Archdeacon on May 10th, 2010

Source: Friends of the Earth Melbourne


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Sally Moxham, from DSE Urban Sustainability Team, who has long worked in the sustainability field, has just spent a year heading up the Energy Efficiency and Microgeneration Policy Unit in the Scottish Government.  Sally will speak about her experiences, namely her work on the energy efficiency components of the new Climate Change Act in Scotland, the work practises of the Scottish Civil services (which are radically different to the Victorian Public Service) and the Scottish Government’s ambition on the energy efficiency and microgeneration front as they relate to the built environment.  Please join us for a glass of wine or beer to hear from Sally and have a chat with others interested in action on climate change, energy efficiency, micro generation and similar concerns.

Friday 14 May, 5.30pm for a drink and chat, 5.45 pm start, til 7pm.

Venue: Friends of the Earth
312 Smith street, Collingwood (#86 Tram from Bourke street, one block from Johnston Street buses).

Please rsvp: cam.walker@foe.org.au

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