Jake Ainscough is a Senior Research Associate at Lancaster Environment Centre and led the public deliberation within a climate citizens project on home energy policy, of which Ray Plummer was a panellist.
In this episode, Jake and Ray cover:
- Background to the climate citizens’ panel. [Starts at 1:20]
- How Ray became involved. [Starts at 4:00]
- Panel selection. [Starts at 5:25]
- How the citizens’ panel worked. [Starts at 7:00]
- Ray’s experience of being part of the panel. [Starts at 8:40]
- Sharing knowledge and opinions. [Starts at 11:10]
- Considering the facts and insights from everyday life. [Starts at 13:30]
- Producing a package of recommendations. [Starts at 15:45]
- Raising awareness of energy efficiency and motivating change. [Starts at 18:30]
- How panel findings might influence government policy. [Starts at 23:25]
- Achieving the aims of the panel. [Starts at 27:10]
- Being part of the policy-making process. [Starts at 29:30]
- Ambitions for deliberative enquiry and public engagement in devising policy. [Starts at 32:05]
- Thoughts and feelings about the future and climate change. [Starts at 34:00]
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