Cara Jenkinson

  • Harnessing the full benefits of home upgrades

    17 June 2022

    Support for home upgrades will lower emissions and protect communities from the energy crisis, and trailblazing councils are already showing the way, say Cara Jenkinson and Fiona Duggan.

  • Getting the most out of carbon literacy training

    20 April 2022

    Hazel Graham and Cara Jenkinson explain how councils can deliver informative, inspiring and well targeted carbon literacy training on a limited budget

  • A blueprint for locally-led green recovery

    11 January 2021

    A coalition including councils, Ashden, ADEPT and others is arguing for five priorities for action to ensure the UK meets its 2050 net zero emissions target, says Cara Jenkinson.

  • Five steps to delivering local green retrofit skills

    12 November 2020

    A zero carbon Britain by 2050 depends on creating new green jobs across the construction sector. Councils need to take action now to make sure communities have the skills required, says  Cara Jenkinson.