Unite calls for public ownership over Centrica profits

Unite’s General Secretary has stated that public ownership is the only viable solution to prevent households and businesses from “being ripped off by the profiteers”

Missiles in Red Sea drive up ocean freight prices

Analysts have raised concerns about disruptions and rising costs for global ocean freight shipping

Labour conference sparks energy nationalisation debate

Labour’s leadership faced a fierce showdown at their conference over the party’s stance on nationalising vital infrastructure, as delegates voted in favour of a motion pushed by Unite

Keir Starmer urged to reconsider energy company nationalisation

An investigation reveals that bringing energy into public ownership could end energy company profiteering, resulting in potential savings of £45 billion for billpayers

UK offshore workers to hold 48-hour strike

Unite the union has announced 48-hour strike action in the offshore sector over pay and conditions demands, set to impact 1350 workers across five companies including bp, Shell and TotalEnergies

Electricity grid workers put down their picket signs after accepting offer

Around 1,300 electricity grid workers in London and the South East and East of England have cancelled their planned pay strikes

UK oil and gas sector faces ‘tsunami’ of strikes

Nearly 1,400 offshore workers will reportedly take strike action against companies

Oil and gas contractors strike: crisis looms as talks collapse

Around 200 workers will take action across more than 20 oil and gas platforms

Drax Hydro’s workers to strike as pay row escalates

Strike action days are expected to take place from mid-March

Drax hits back at ‘power cut’ claims over looming pay strikes

Nearly 180 workers at Drax Power Station in Yorkshire take strike action – their union alleged the UK could face power cuts later this month