The former fear that it will revive what they believe are business-unfriendly ideas about foreign takeovers and workers on boards.
Posts Tagged: Energy
The cost of £100 to the average household energy bill is just an example.
New polling finds that they are proud of Britain’s action on climate change, and want the main EU environment regulations retained after Brexit.
The Government must try to build from the essentials out – security, legal certainty, frictionless trade. Zero tariffs would be the icing on the cake.
You may well hear grumbling from businesses about the levy which will help to fund them – but the effort will be worth it.
Her speech yesterday sought to turn a weakness into a strength- by projecting Britain as a globally-engaged, progressive, aid-friendly country.
John Penrose: Energy bills. We need a relative price cap – to boost choice, cut prices and stick it to the Big Six.
The lobbyists would hate a relative cap, because there would be less lobbying to do. Putting customers in the driving seat means fewer fat fees, and fat lunches.
Plus: The wit of Malcolm Rifkind. I switch energy provider. An improvement by Donald Trump (up to a point). And: women MPs on my mind.
The Government seeks to make this the first generation to leave the environment in a better state than we found it.
This move risks forfeiting British leadership in a strategic sector for no obvious benefit at all.
Ministers are likely to find a stake valuable – and may find it useful for targeted infrastructure spending.
The logic of her view that no deal is better than a bad one suggests that, like Thatcher at Fontainebleau, she is prepared to walk away if necessary.
My new study for Civitas sets out a practicable alternative to an agreement at any cost.
A botched renewable energy scheme looks set to cost taxpayers hundreds of millions of pounds, and an ex-colleague has alleged a cover-up.
A six-point guide to the obvious, if only more people would see it.