The background inequalities in the city, the capture by the centre of the narrative of Bristol, the priorities of elites within the city and within its social movements all play into our understanding of what change is taking place, what change is possible, and what ‘socially constructed silences’ are at work.
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I can’t think of many places where there is such a vibrant community of people doing so much to explore and bring to life a new economy based on wellbeing not wealth, community not competition.
Bristol Council is leading the way in terms of municipal involvement in energy supply. It owns wind turbines and solar farms and is poised to set up its own energy company, as it celebrates being European Green Capital 2015