Climate campaigners, the media and even large energy companies are increasingly talking about a just transition to decarbonise our economy fairly. But many of the workers and communities who have the knowledge and experience to lead a just transition have never even heard the phrase. What does a just transition look like in practice? And how can we make sure it centres the workers and communities most affected by the coming changes?
- Gabrielle Jeliazkov (Platform) and Mel Evans (Greenpeace): authors of the Offshore Report which amplified oil and gas workers’ views on industry conditions and the energy transition
- Simon Coop: Co-ordinating Officer of Unite in Yorkshire and the Humber
- Chair: Rebekah Diski: Senior Researcher, NEF