May wants to break with the Thatcher tradition on controls, but there are risks from our old friend the law of unexpected consequences.
Posts Tagged: Climate change
Millions followed official advice and bought diesel cars. They must not be punished for the errors of others.
New polling finds that they are proud of Britain’s action on climate change, and want the main EU environment regulations retained after Brexit.
David Cameron should shift the debate to how the system can be reformed.
The Government seeks to make this the first generation to leave the environment in a better state than we found it.
James Frayne: First, they encourage us to switch to diesel. And now they want to charge us for it. What planet are these politicians on?
You can’t encourage people to take what are described as virtuous acts, only to punish them later financially.
See his support for protectionism, big government, big debts – and more.
We never thought we would write the words “Bring back Ed Miliband”.
Ministers are likely to find a stake valuable – and may find it useful for targeted infrastructure spending.
Trump’s opposition to the climate change consensus will aid her aim of helping households which are struggling to pay their energy bills.
It’s Trumpxit – and a changed world. What America’s earthquake means for Brexit Britain and Europe’s security.
We will have a pro-Leave President and may get a trade deal. But we face a threat to the security umbrella that has protected us and our neighbours since the war.
The campaign against the paper is not so much about a headline last week, but about shifting the balance of media power to the left.
It was not an exercise in evidence-based policy-making but the most egregious example of policy-based evidence making.
The project is both a gift to the anti-nuclear brigade and testament to the industry’s failure to embrace cutting-edge technology.
Officials, advisers and Ministers will always need external expertise: what we need are conservative-minded experts.