TUED Bulletins

Past TUED Bulletins are available below.

Wednesday, June 16th: Toward a Public Energy Future — A Special TUED Global Forum in Partnership with FNME-CGT and PSI

TUED Bulletin 110 — 12 June 2021

A Public Energy Response to the Climate Emergency: A New Labor Forum Global Roundtable

TUED Bulletin 109 — 2 June 2021

Register Now: International Trade Union Forum on Ecological and Social Transition

TUED Bulletin 108 — 28 May 2021

Guest Post: Public energy companies necessary for a fair transition

TUED Bulletin 107 — 19 April 2021

French Energy Union FNME-CGT Endorses TUED Call for Public Energy in Texas

TUED Bulletin 106 — March 8, 2021

Defending Public Energy, French Energy Unions Build International Support

TUED Bulletin 105 — January 17, 2021

French Energy Unions Strike to Defend Public Energy

TUED Bulletin 104 — December 18, 2020

US Oil and Gas Nationalization; Swedish Refinery Cancelled; New TUED Unions

TUED Bulletin 103 — October 28, 2020

Trade Union Internationalism In The Time of COVID-19 — Report on the Global Trade Union Assembly 2020

TUED Bulletin 102 — September 21, 2020

Out Now: Videorecordings from the GTUA2020 Launch. Next Session is 20 August 2020

TUED Bulletin 101 — August 7, 2020

Vale Jack Mundey. Legendary Australian Icon of Labor Environmentalism Remembered

TUED Bulletin 99 — May 25, 2020

“Weaponizing the Numbers”: The Hidden Agenda behind Fossil Fuel Subsidy Reform

TUED Bulletin 98 — April 30, 2020

Out Now: Videorecording of the TUED Global Forum on Union Responses to the COVID-19 Crisis

TUED Bulletin 97 — April 10, 2020

New Working Paper: “The Rise and Fall of ‘Community Energy’ in Europe”

TUED Bulletin 96 — March 20, 2020

“Destruction of the Natural World Is a Criminal Act” — Australian Bushfires Statement from Asia-Pacific Unions

TUED Bulletin 95 — March 4, 2020

TUED Annual Report 2019: Defending and Reclaiming Public Energy on the Global Stage

TUED Bulletin 94 — February 27, 2020

Out Now: Conference Report on “The Green New Deal, Net-Zero Carbon, and the Crucial Role of Public Ownership”

TUED Bulletin 93 — November 15, 2019

“The Awakening of Chile”: CUT-Chile Reports from Santiago

TUED Bulletin 92 — November 12, 2019

UK Unions back “Full Reclaiming” of Power Sector

TUED Bulletin 91 — September 17, 2019

Nurses’ Unions Lead on Bold Agenda for Climate and Health

TUED Bulletin 90 — September 4, 2019

US Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders’ Calls for Public Ownership of New Renewable Energy

TUED Bulletin 89 — August 23, 2019

How Are Unions Around the World Responding to the Youth-Led “Climate Strike” Calls?

TUED Bulletin 88 — August 19, 2019

From Ambition to Action: UK Unions and Allies Work to Develop Energy Transition Vision, Promote Public Ownership

TUED Bulletin 87 — July 23, 2019

Public Transport’s Crucial Role in Fighting Climate Change

TUED Bulletin 86 — May 30, 2019

Growth in Renewables has Stalled. Investment is Falling. But Why?

TUED Bulletin 85 — May 17, 2019

Project Update Video; Welcome Mexican Power Union SME & CUT Colombia

TUED Bulletin 84 — April 16, 2019

Global Labor Debates the “Green New Deal” and the Reclaiming Utilities

TUED Bulletin 83 — February 21, 2019

TUED Global Forum: The “Yellow Vests”: What’s Happening in France?

TUED Bulletin 82 — December 13, 2018

COP24: TUED and Allies Will Bring a Strong Pro-Public Message to Katowice

TUED Bulletin 81 — November 30, 2018

The Politics of Power: Getting to Grips with Changing Electrical Technologies

TUED Bulletin 80 — November 5, 2018

Latin American Unions Adopt Radical Energy Agenda: “De-privatize, Democratize, De-commodify.”

TUED Bulletin 79 — October 26, 2018

Hothouse Politics? Struggles for Energy Democracy Heating Up

TUED Bulletin 78 — September 26, 2018

TUED Global Web Forum: “Hothouse Earth” and Just Transition

TUED Bulletin 77 — August 23, 2018

New Unions and Regional Advances: A Mid-Year Report

TUED Bulletin 76 — July 30, 2018

Reclaiming UK Energy: What’s the Plan?

TUED Bulletin 75 — July 16, 2018

Puerto Rico: U.S. Nurses’ Unions Defend Vital Services

TUED Bulletin 74 — June 28, 2018

Just Transition: A Revolutionary Idea

TUED Bulletin 73 — June 22, 2018

Just Transition: A Discussion on Politics and Practice

TUED Bulletin 72 — May 3, 2018

Inside The “Just Transition” Debate—New TUED Working Paper Examines Union Approaches

TUED Bulletin 71 — April 23, 2018

Lula in Metalworkers Union Office in São Bernardo, Unions (CUT, TUCA) Appeal for International Solidarity

Emergency Bulletin — April 6, 2018

Puerto Rico: Power Union Calls for Global Solidarity

TUED Bulletin 70 — March 14, 2018

2017 Year-in-Review Video

TUED Bulletin 69 — February 9, 2018

The Invisible Crisis of Wind and Solar Energy, and the Urgent Need for a Public Approach

TUED Bulletin 68 — December 1, 2017

Trade Union Events at COP 23 in Bonn, including TUED strategy roundable

TUED Bulletin 67 — November 3, 2017

Should Unions Strike for a Just Transition?

TUED Bulletin 66 — October 10, 2017

Latin American Unions Convene in Buenos Aires to Discuss “Energy Mix and the Commons”

TUED Bulletin 65 — September 27, 2017

Backing Corbyn, UK’s TUC Votes for Public Ownership of Energy

TUED Bulletin 64 — September 15, 2017

UK Unions to Vote on Public Ownership of Energy, Climate Crisis

TUED Bulletin 63 — September 10, 2017

Changes at TUED, new unions, report from Asia-Pacific Region

TUED Bulletin 62 — August 31, 2017

Social Strikes and Candles, Korean Unions Want a “Just Energy Transition”

TUED Bulletin 61 — August 7, 2017

Why Energy and Transport Unions Are Joining TUED

TUED Bulletin 60 — July 28, 2017

UK Labour Party – We Will Take Energy Utilities Back Into Public Ownership

TUED Bulletin 59 — May 19, 2017

Why U.S. Unions Marched for the Climate

TUED Bulletin 58 — May 5, 2017

Energy Democracy and Just Transition Endorsed at Launch of South Africa’s New Trade Union Federation

TUED Bulletin 57 — April 27, 2017

TUED unions deliver ‘reclaiming power’ message to Labour Party in UK

TUED Bulletin 56 — March 13, 2017

Unions stage Europe’s first climate refugees conference

TUED Bulletin 55 — February 6, 2017

Are We Moving Away From Fossil Fuels? Separating Facts from Fantasies

TUED Bulletin 54 — January 31, 2017

Unions Face “Burning Issues” as Paris Climate Deal Goes into Force

TUED Bulletin 53 — November 5, 2016

Energy Democracy at the “People’s Forum on BRICS”

TUED Bulletin 52 — November 3, 2016

Unions and the Standing Rock Sioux Pipeline Fight: Which Side Are We On?

TUED Bulletin 51 — October 14, 2016

Unions in Philippines Defend Energy Cooperatives, Push Public Renewables

TUED Bulletin 50 — October 5, 2016

WSF Montreal: Record Union Participation, New Movements Rising

TUED Bulletin 49 — August 5, 2016

New TUED Paper – What’s Fueling the Global Health Crisis?

TUED Bulletin 48 — July 28, 2016

Bad Investments: Trading Away the Right to Energy Democracy

TUED Bulletin 47 — June 3, 2016

Breaking: Hemispheric Congress of Unions in São Paulo Say No to Fracking in the Americas

TUED Bulletin 46 — April 28, 2016

Four Dead, Dozens Wounded and Thousands Face Charges After Bangladesh Police Open Fire on Protest Against Coal Power Plants

TUED Bulletin 45 — April 5, 2016

Facing up to the Failure of Carbon Markets – Download TUED Working Paper

TUED Bulletin 44 — March 18, 2016

Berta Cáceres assassinated. Allies fight for the release of Gustavo Castro

TUED Bulletin 43 — March 11, 2016

South Africa: “Nine Plus” Unions Launch New Federation; ITUC report looks beyond Paris

TUED Bulletin 42 — February 1, 2016

Unions representing 4.6 million workers have joined TUED

TUED Bulletin 41 — January 3, 2016

Unions and Allies State Sit-in a Climate Talks

Special Bulletin — December 09, 2015

Video: Naomi Klein, Jeremy Corbyn and TUED at the Paris Climate Talks

TUED Bulletin 40 — December 11, 2015

Paris: organizing for just transition, energy democracy, climate jobs

TUED Bulletin 39 — December 1, 2015

en français, en español—This is what energy democracy looks like!

TUED Bulletin 38 — December 1, 2015

Jeremy Corbyn & Naomi Klein to Address Unions at Paris Climate Talks

TUED Bulletin 37 — November 25, 2015

Unions from 12 Countries Call for a Global Moratorium on Fracking

TUED Bulletin 36 — December 1, 2015

Unprecedented? Unions and communities in big win over coal export terminal

TUED Bulletin 35 — October 12, 2015

Breaking news: “I oppose it” says Hillary Clinton on Keystone XL pipeline

TUED Bulletin 34 — September 22, 2015

Urging “Protect Our Planet,” Corbyn elected leader of the UK Labour Party

TUED Bulletin 33 — September 12, 2015

Everything is Changing – TUED, Climate Jobs meeting, Sunday, Sept 13, Paris

TUED Bulletin 32 — September 11, 2015

TUED in Athens – why energy battles are key to the future of Greece

TUED Bulletin 31 — July 24, 2015

Unions welcome report on the need to ‘reclaim’ the energy system

TUED Bulletin 30 — June 24, 2015

Pope’s Encyclical sets tone for June 29 Trade Union Climate Summit in New York

TUED Bulletin 29 — June 18, 2015

Award winning documentary Miners Shot Down is now available online.

TUED Bulletin 28 — May 28, 2015

Climate and Class’ shock victory in Alberta, unions from Nepal, Greece join TUED / ‘Clima y Clase’ sorpresiva victoria en Alberta, más sindicatos se unen a TUED

TUED Bulletin 27 — May 12, 2015

More unions join TUED, prepare for Paris actions/ en Español

TUED Bulletin 26 — April 08, 2015

Why Syriza’s victory could change everything/ en Español

TUED Bulletin 25 — February 6, 2015

A year of progress for TUED / Un año de progreso para TUED

TUED Bulletin 24 — January 4, 2015

TUED Materials in Spanish/ Materiales TUED en Español 

TUED Bulletin 23 — January 19, 2015

US-China climate deal, South African Unions debate fracking / en Español

TUED Bulletin 22 — December 6, 2014

COP 20 in Lima – schedule of union events, ITUC statement, People’s Summit

Special Bulletin — November 30, 2014

Latest IPCC climate report spurs union demands for radical policy shiften Español

TUED Bulletin 21 — November 9, 2014

After the Historic March, Unions Debate Next Steps on Climate Change/ en Español 

TUED Bulletin 20 — October 6, 2014

Advancing Social Ownership of Energy – Unions from 11 Countries to Meet in New York/ en Español 

TUED Bulletin 19 — August 22, 2014

Growing Union Support for People’s Climate March/ en Español 

TUED Bulletin 18 — July 28, 2014

Working Paper #1 (Global Shale Gas and the Anti-Fracking Movement: Developing Union Perspectives and Approaches) / en Español

TUED Bulletin 17 — June 26, 2014

Unions Respond to Obama’s New Power Plant Regulations / en Español 

TUED Bulletin 16 — June 16, 2014

Unions in the Americas stand up for energy democracy

TUED Bulletin 15 — June 4, 2014

Soma mine disaster

Special Bulletin — May 17, 2014

World’s largest global union federation joins the struggle for energy democracy, health care professionals appeal to Obama, protests across Romania as Chevron moves in

TUED Bulletin 14 — May 13, 2014

Unions representing 1.7 million UK workers say yes to TUED

TUED Bulletin 13 — April 1, 2014

Extreme Weather “An Almost Unparalleled Natural Crisis”

TUED Bulletin 12 — February 19, 2014

U.S. Unions Speak Out on Keystone XL Pipeline, News from Argentina, South Africa

TUED Bulletin 11 — February 3, 2014

Korean Unions Call General Strike; Energy Wars in Mexico, Turkey, Romania

TUED Bulletin 10 — December 27, 2013

Oil Workers Still in Jail Two Years After Strike and Massacre

TUED Bulletin 9 — December 16, 2013

Fracking: Union Opposition is Growing in Canada, Europe, Latin America

TUED Bulletin 8 — December 2, 2013

Welcome UNIFOR! Naomi Klein’s Powerful Message to Unions on Climate Change

TUED Bulletin 6 — October 23, 2013

Korean Confederation of Trade Unions joins the fig, Unions lead protests in Argentina following oil and fracking deal with Chevron, Ecuador ok’s Yasuni Park drilling

TUED Bulletin 5 — September 9, 2013

Unions at ILO’s International Labour Conference, 210 Arrested in California, TUED Panel Discussion, Hottest July Ever Recorded in the US

TUED Bulletin 4 — August 8, 2013

New Renewable Energy Investment Report; U.S. Nurses March Against Keystone XL Pipeline; Canadian Unions and Allies Celebrate Decision Against Enbridge’s Northern Gateway; Argentinean Energy Union Warns: Renationalization is Not Enough

TUED Bulletin 3 — June 3, 2013

South African union to invest $109 million in renewables; Unions in Europe and Argentina challenge fracking; CO2 440 ppm as EU carbon market slumps

TUED Bulletin 2 — May 23, 2013

Welcome to Trade Unions for Energy Democracy

TUED Bulletin 1 — May 1, 2013