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Prospect union slams UK’s “chaotic” energy policy

The government’s move to further delay a decision on building Hinkley Point C is “chaotic and potentially disastrous”
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Energy union welcomes Hinkley decision

Prospect has welcomed the Final Investment Decision that will pave the way for the construction of Hinkley Point C.
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EDF board urged to take final decision on Hinkley Point C

Prospect, the largest union for professionals, managers and specialists in EDF and the wider UK energy sector, is calling for a Final Investment Decision to be taken on the building of Hinkley Point C when EDF’s board meets later today.
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The robots are coming
20 July 2016
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Wanted: New MoD PM system
19 July 2016

Prospect looks forward to working with MoD to develop a “new and better system” for performance management over the summer.


Government must heed “free” childcare warnings
15 June 2016

Prospect has today (Wednesday 15 June) welcomed a report by the Public Accounts Committee highlighting the problems facing the government’s expansion of its “free” childcare policy to 30 hours.


Prospect union slams UK’s “chaotic” energy policy
29 July 2016

The government’s move to further delay a decision on building Hinkley Point C is “chaotic and potentially disastrous”


London Waste offer 2.5% pay increase for 2016
16 May 2016

Prospect has concluded negotiations with London Waste on the 2016 pay offer. The company offered a 2.3% increase to basic pay and bonus payments of up to £550, based on meeting key performance indicators (KPIs).

 


Redundancies are devastating blow to Scotland’s heritage sector
21 June 2016

The National Trust for Scotland risks damage to its long-term aims by pursuing short-term cost savings, Prospect has warned, after the conservation charity announced details of a restructure that could see up to 139 staff made redundant.


Ofcom’s Strategic Review of Digital Communications
26 July 2016

Ofcom has now published its latest report.

 


Prospect branch notes MoJ pay award 2016
26 July 2016

The MoJ has issued final details of the 2016 pay award proposals. On-going pay restraint, and an overall paybill cap of 1% as set out by the Cabinet Office guidance, mean certain issues cannot be addressed, such as a decent consolidated increase for all. However this year’s pay award will allow many more staff to receive a consolidated pay award than in recent years. As such the final offer has not been agreed by Prospect, rather our Branch will be ‘noting’ it, enabling any inc


Prospect union slams UK’s “chaotic” energy policy
29 July 2016

The government’s move to further delay a decision on building Hinkley Point C is “chaotic and potentially disastrous”


Warm reception for Prospect at Civil Service Live
27 July 2016

This is the first year that Prospect has participated in the Civil Service Live national events, writes Prospect deputy general secretary Garry Graham. The union had stands in Glasgow, Sheffield and Cardiff and at the two-day London event.


The robots are coming
20 July 2016

How will new technology transform the world of work? Today's parliamentary reception, organised by Prospect, will try to shed some light on the question

 


Football fringe tackles challenges faced by women in the sport
19 May 2016

Prospect was pleased to welcome Women in Football to national conference.


Unions and AGS Airports make pensions breakthrough
13 July 2016

Prospect and Unite have welcomed a new offer from AGS Airports on the company’s defined benefit pension scheme.


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