We’re about to find out whether the Commission’s work marks a turning-point for the zeitgiest, policy – and attitudes to the Tories.
The sad truth is that many local Labour councils and local bureaucracies don’t want it: they’re scared of it.
Andrew Griffith MP, the Government’s Net Zero Business Champion, offers his insights as part of our expert panel in this event, hosted with Atos.
Providing local, flexible, workspaces could replace millions of daily commutes which only serve to harm the environment.
Wallace has done well to win an exceptional defence settlement, but it may not be enough to fund all the Integrated Review’s ambitions.
We want surplus land used to generate energy from biodigesters, sunlight, water, wind, or even hydrogen, that could be sold directly to local people.
Lidington writes that “the UK has the potential to be world-leading in areas such as fintech, life sciences, artificial intelligence and genetic modification”.
Kwarteng needs to be confident that the company’s electric plan for Ellesmere Port looks credible before committing taxpayer money.
The Budget was, if truly honest, a sign that the Government shuns spending cuts and embraces tax rises – which is ultimately unsustainable.
Face masks are destroying the environment. Social distancing rules have disrupted visits to recycling centres.
The D10 presents an opportunity for coordinating democracies around goals of combating climate change while securing supply chains.
The Environment Bill offers this opportunity – if some simple changes are made to the text currently before Parliament.
It will probe whether or or not Sunak can prepare the country for that future – and perhaps succeed Johnson himself, “one fine day”.
It will need to make hard choices and to show evidence of a clarity and long-term vision that, to date, have been rather notable by their absence.
We must ensure there are no further delays to the passage of the UK’s Environment Bill through Parliament.