Shortage should be “a spur to get on with the transition to net-zero and more renewable and sustainable supplies”, says McFadden.
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He pushes back against claims that it has soured the diplomatic atmosphere ahead of the COP26 climate summit.
A proper commitment to British technological advancement would create jobs and boost skills – but above all, saves our communities.
Private sector actors and free markets can deliver a greener future for the UK and the world – if the Government is willing to let them.
James Frayne: If ministers want to sell Net Zero to the public, they need to start making sacrifices
Delivering the target will require huge lifestyle changes, but you can’t ask voters to do what you’re not doing yourself.
Chris Skidmore: Net Zero will mean nothing unless we can convince the highest emitting countries to change too
Without China and India onboard, the ability to tackle climate change will become a losing battle.
Allegra Stratton’s interventions seem more like those of a minister than a mere mouthpiece of Boris Johnson.
While by no means a silver bullet, there is a strong free market case for taxing emissions.
There is a clear majority in favour of policies to cut the UK’s carbon emissions, but apparently limited appetite for radicalism.
He’s proof that your boat can be swept along by the same tide as others, but how you steer it is a matter of individual style.
The centre isn’t where he or ConservativeHome or anyone else wants it to be. It’s where it is – “Far From Notting Hill”.
Patrick Hall: A demand-led on-street chargepoint scheme will be essential to the electric vehicle revolution
In a new report, Bright Blue shows why ministers need to step in to support the rollout of this soon-to-be-essential infrastructure.
The third piece in a mini-series on climate change, COP26 and the environment on ConservativeHome this week.
Clive Moffatt: Going green with the lights off. We need a more realistic approach to climate change.
The second piece in a mini-series on climate change, COP26 and the environment on ConservativeHome this week.
Benedict McAleenan: COP26’s challenge for Johnson. Will measures be agreed that will keep temperature rises limited to 1.5°C?
The first piece in a mini-series on climate change, COP26 and the environment on ConservativeHome this week.