Giving power to the people can solve the wind farm stand-off | Damian Carrington

Most Britons like wind power, but the minority who don’t exert a painful electoral grip on the Conservative party. The only solution is to ensure those who live with the turbines also profit from them Politicians are slaves to opinion polls, goes the conventional wisdom: not in the case of wind farms. Two-thirds of us […]


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Green investment must not suffer in dash for growth, MPs warn

All-party group accuses government of failing to grasp opportunity to invest in green economy in haste to cut ‘red tape’ Environmental protections must not be slashed in an “irresponsible” and “desperate dash for growth”, an all-party group of MPs has warned. Green investment should play a key role in the UK’s economic recovery, the group […]


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