New M4 – Yes or No?

So next week, Welsh Government and Mark Drakeford the First Minister, will make a decision on whether to proceed with the new M4 around Newport. I guess its time for me to come clean as well.  So just a few words to set out where I am on this matter today, June 1st, 2019. Unlike … Continue reading New M4 – Yes or No?

Climate Change, Brexit and The Economy (…and Wales)

I watched the David Attenborough climate programme in April,  Climate Change the Facts[i], shortly followed by my reading of the heartfelt speech by the impressive Greta Thunberg to our politicians[ii].  I think it hit me, almost an epiphany, we have to make radical changes in almost every aspect of how we live, especially our economic … Continue reading Climate Change, Brexit and The Economy (…and Wales)

Driverless cars as a service, batteries and urban spaces…

First published in April 2017 by the IWA. I have updated a number of times since that first publication... I’d like to throw out some ideas that will, I think, be relevant in how the role of the car in society may change over the next 20 years. This future will result from the interplay … Continue reading Driverless cars as a service, batteries and urban spaces…