Tim Bishop trained as an engineer, worked in the electric car industry, and now works for Otago Polytechnic. In that role he led Shac: The Sustainable Habitat Challenge. In 2011 he is part of the Regeneration crew, touring New Zealand both energising and learning from local sustainability initiatives.
Shane’s number of the week: 262 Billion. As in 262 Billion pounds the UK government has paid so far for assets worth only 55 Billion pounds in public private partnerships.
Sam’s joined-up-thinking: Following Chris Williamson’s talk last week in which he described a strong set of principles underlying his work as a counsellor, Sam spent some of the week working out a set of guidelines for his own work.