Electricity generation policy must refocus on dispatchable low-emissions plant that can to deliver a secure and competitive system.
By uniting behind Johnson’s plan, and replicating the approach of these two mayors, the the environment can become a winning issue for the party.
The success in procurement and distribution prompts the question of what else we are outstandingly good at.
The second piece in a mini-series on climate change, COP26 and the environment on ConservativeHome this week.
If politicians are going to take voters with them, we need to be honest about the trade offs and develop policies to help those who stand to lose out.
The fourth of a series of pieces from Policy Exchange looking at specific issues that arise from the Brexit trade deal.
The final article in ConHome’s series on the Prime Minister’s Reset Moment – and what should follow from it.
Why should a parent in Newcastle be any less concerned about the quality of air their kids are breathing than a parent in London?
The first of a ConHome series this week on Boris Johnson’s Reset Moment – and what should follow from it.
By offering strategic support to new industries, the Government can honour its promise to ‘level up’ the nation and turn the UK into a global leader.
We should judge the desirability of a pro-wind energy policy by the social value added, not the numbers employed in the sector.
It is much more than its main urban areas. So the restrictions feel really unfair to some – such as those I know in County Durham.
We should be increasing our export ambitions and the support that government gives companies in entering these global markets.
In 2018, just to transport 4.7million tonnes of Russian coal was equivalent to a whopping 130 jumbo jets whizzing, non-stop, around the globe for a year.
If we want to signal a commitment to sustainable, low-carbon growth strategies, the Government could introduce a green sovereign bond.