Sean Sweeney on Energy Democracy & Energy Ownership

Join Sean Sweeney on 'energy democracy and energy ownership in a covid19 world' in this Zoom briefing on Wednesday 29 April at 11am Australian Eastern Standard Time. Zoom details below.

Co-hosted by Australian trade unions involved in the Trade Unions for Energy Democracy (TUED) movement that Sean organises, including Kate Lee, Union Aid Abroad/APHEDA Executive Officer and the Maritime Union of Australia.

See Sean's extensive writings, podcasts and videos on energy democracy here:

Sean Sweeney, PhD is the Director, International Program for Labor, Climate and Environment at the School of Labor and Urban Studies
at City University of New York, a long time trade unionist and climate and energy activist.

Learn more about TUED here:

Zoom details:
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Time: Apr 29, 2020 11:00 AM Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney

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Sean and other participants will be addressing points such as:

Why the market and market ‘incentives’ aren’t delivering decarbonisation globally

How this is being affected by covid-19

What are the examples of campaigns that are taking this on, and why public ownership and energy democracy are even more important in the current crisis.


April 29, 2020 at 11:00am - 12pm


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