The House of Lords Economic Affairs Select Committee last week released a report on the “Price of Power”. The report has been criticised on numerous grounds, but the common theme is that it exaggerates the price (in the broadest sense of the word) of renewable electricity.
The government’s new Emissions Reduction Plan is overdue, and getting more overdue by the month. Today’s news suggests we could be waiting until June.
Biomass report confirms years of doubt over the ‘carbon-neutral’ status of burning wood for power.
In the same week the government wrapped up its coal transition consultation, it has granted millions of pounds to UK coal plants.
Coal capital Essen has scooped this year’s official ‘Europe’s greenest’ title. Our environmental lawyers are incredulous.
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