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Archive for March 2022

Five implications of energy price rises – it’s time to act!

Human society, let alone life in general, can’t run without energy. In the UK we’ve grown accustomed to the ease of flicking the switch or filling up the tank and having instant access to relatively cheap energy. The rapid rise in wholesale prices, fuelled further by the war in Ukraine, has been a shock to […]

Posted 15 March 2022 | Categories: One Planet Living, Opinion Piece | Tags: carbon emissions, energy, energy efficiency, fossil fuels, green recovery, heat pump, low carbon, one planet living, retrofit

Meet the team: Thriving at Work Project Officer, Jane Mackay

What is your role at St Nicks?  I’m really excited to be the new Thriving at Work Project Officer at St Nicks. I’ll be working with both employees and employers across York and the surrounding areas to support good mental health and wellbeing in the workplace. We spend a lot of time at work and […]

Posted 11 March 2022 | Categories: Interview, Thriving at Work