27 May 2020
The Green Parties in Suffolk have our own particular long-standing reasons to oppose the development.
"If ever built it will be a white elephant at vast expense to the electricity bill payers combined with an environmental disaster on the Suffolk coast. This is obsolete and unsafe technology which other countries are leaving behind in favour of safe renewable alternatives, plus smart metering and battery backup. Together, these alternatives are now far cheaper than the “strike price” which Government has had to offer to persuade EDF to go ahead. Renewables also provide more jobs for local people, and keep more money in the local economy." said Mid Suffolk Green Party co-ordinator, Councillor John Matthissen
And all this is in addition to the huge disruption that would be inflicted on local people in Suffolk.
Meetings & Events
Next meeting will be virtual, in September, date to be confirmed.
If you wish to receive an invite, please email john [a] suffolkgreenparty.org.uk
While the present crisis and lockdown persist, Mid Suffolk Green Party will be holding virtual meetings. Green News will be available by email, so if you wish to receive this, please send your email and postal addresses to john [a] suffolkgreenparty.org.uk
- Mid Suffolk meetings generally held at Cafe 52, Crowe Street, Stowmarket, Suffolk, IP14 1DL
- Meetings occasionally held in Woolpit, Eye, Walsham le Willows, Stowupland, Needham Market and other villages.
All Members and well-wishers welcome.