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Posts Tagged: Department of Energy and Climate Change
We have demonstrated in government that, with rigorous dedication to competition and innovation, this conservative mission can be fulfilled.
If we want to signal a commitment to sustainable, low-carbon growth strategies, the Government could introduce a green sovereign bond.
Trump’s opposition to the climate change consensus will aid her aim of helping households which are struggling to pay their energy bills.
She shares Thatcher’s interest in “ordinary working people” – but without the overarching aim of shrinking the role of the state.
Hinkley Point 3) Ben Caldecott: Let’s seize this chance to end it – and choose a clean, green and efficient alternative instead
Blind faith in new nuclear and shale gas have yielded precisely zero for UK security of supply, despite constant rhetoric to the contrary.
Following this strategy could lead to weaker returns, leaving older local people, teachers, healthcare workers and so on with less in their pockets.
Our white goods will speak to the smart meter so the dishwasher, washing machine or tumble drier is waiting to spring to life at the most favourable tariff.
It’s the Government’s biggest infrastructure programme – but few have heard of it.
The lack of UK content specified in major projects is costing economy dearly in terms of lost jobs and business, and it’s unacceptable for the Government to stand idly by.
The Government can wean solar power off subsidies and empower consumers – but must be careful not to undo its good work to date.
Imposing an obligation on suppliers and shippers to hold a certain proportion of their gas in store ahead of every winter would be the most cost-effective solution.