We had a successful and stimulating event in Manchester on Low Carbon Transitions: Relevant Lessons from the 1970s Crisis? 25 April 2012, CUBE, Portland Street, Manchester.
We have attached the slides for some of the speakers from the day around the four themes which we explored.
Introduction, Mike Hodson, SURF, University of Salford
Remembering the Seventies: Andy Beckett, author When the Lights Went Out: Britain in the Seventies
1. Economic Development in the 1970s and now
Tim Jenkins, New Economics Foundation
2. Planning and Urbanism
Aidan While, University of Sheffield
3. Architecture and Housing
4. Technologies and Infrastructure
Dave Elliott, Open University
Joanne Wade, Independent