Farewell DECC, Hello DBEIS

  The Department for Energy and Climate Change and the remaining functions of the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills have been merged to form a new Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (DBEIS). An explanatory note entitled “The Machinery of Government” released last week states that the...

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EU Referendum: Energy & Climage Change

There’s only five weeks left before the British people decide to “Brexit” or “Bremain” and, arguably, the ramifications of our choice for energy and climate change policies have attracted far less attention in public debate so far than the hot topics of immigration and trade.    Anybody looking for more detail on...

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CWP BOOKSHELF: Empires in Collision: The Green versus Black Struggle for our Energy Future

The Government’s energy policy decisions have come under heavy criticism over the last seven days following the publication of a report outlining the findings of the Select Committee investigation into investor confidence in the UK energy sector.  The report raised serious questions about the Government’s plans for meeting long-term...

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