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UK Offshore Workers Vote for Industrial Action

Union meeting contractors association tomorrow for crunch talks expecting improved offer to avert action GMB, the union for offshore workers, has confirmed that most of its members covered by the Offshore Contractors Association (OCA) agreement have voted for industrial action. The union said o ...

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Posted 11 months agoPress > United KingdomOffshoreIndustrial Action +4

Offshore Strike Looms as GMB Ballots OCA Members

Our members have more than played their part in ensuring OCA employers achieve very healthy profits –they fully deserve what is effectively a cost of living increase GMB, the union for offshore workers, has today opened an industrial action ballot of members working under the Offshore Contractor ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > OffshorestrikeIndustrial Action +2

GMB Members on Equinor Mariner Oil Rig Vote to Accept Improved Pay Offer

GMB members showed how prepared they were to flex their industrial muscles when required says GMB Union GMB, the union for the offshore industry, has announced members working on the Equinor Mariner platform have voted to accept an improved pay offer from the company. A total of 75% of those ba ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > GMBEquinorRig +1

GMB Says Stricter Licence Rules Needed For Independent Energy Companies After Two More Go Belly Up

The latest collapses in the energy market by Iresa and National Gas and Power are a clear signal to Ofgem to act says GMB Union GMB, the energy union, today called for Ofgem to set strict rules for granting licences to trade to independent energy companies after Iresa and National Gas and Power ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > GMBEnergyUnited Kingdom +3

GMB Congratulates National Grid for Realising What We've Known for Years – Britain Needs Gas

Now National Grid has woken up and smelt the coffee – maybe our Government will follow suit GMB has congratulated National Grid for slowly but surely realising what GMB has been saying for years – that Britain Needs Gas. In a new report, entitled 'The Future of Gas: How gas can support a low ca ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > GMBNational Gridgas +2

UK Reliance on Russian Gas Shows the Need to Protect and Promote the UK’s Native Energy Supply Says GMB

Unless we shore up our own energy security we leave ourselves at the whims of dictators and despots says GMB GMB, the energy union, says the UK's increasing reliance on gas from Russia highlights the need to protect our native energy supply. Britain received liquid gas from the £20bn Yamal pro ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > United KingdomUKRussia +2

GMB Comments On A Bill To Introduce An Energy Price Cap

The only way to really protect consumers from being ripped off in a monopoly situation is if Ofgem is abolished and all its regulatory functions taken over by the government itself, making its regulatory role subject to scrutiny and accountable to parliament with the powers to cap prices says GMB ...

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Posted 2 years agoPress > GMBUnited KingdomEnergy Price Cap +1

GMB Responds To Theresa May's Renewed Pledge For Energy Price Cap At Tory Party Conference

Ofgem should be abolished and all its regulatory functions taken over by the government itself, making its regulatory role subject to scrutiny and accountable to parliament with the powers to cap prices if deemed necessary part of the forthcoming legislation says GMB GMB, the union for energy and ...

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Posted 2 years agoPress > GMBEnergy CapUnited Kingdom

GMB Calls On Government to Intervene After Nugen Admits Moorside Nuclear Power Station Delayed Beyond 2025

Britain needs this vital new infrastructure, and the reliable zero carbon electricity it will produce, and it is the Government's responsibility to make sure it is built and in a timely manner says GMB GMB, the union for nuclear workers, has called on the government to intervene after NuGen rev ...

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Posted 2 years agoPress > United KingdomGMBNugen +3