Ed Davey

Ed Davey

Sir. Ed. Davey: Everything That’s Wrong With Britain’s Energy Policy

Sir Ed Davey. Three words that tell you everything you need to know about the worthlessness of Britain’s honours system, the backscratching, sod-the-electorate trashiness of its political class and the still, as-yet-unaddressed lunacy of its energy policy. In an extremely crowded

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Green Levy Target Dumped as Massive Overspend on Green Energy Looms

UK Chancellor George Osborne is expected to scrap green tax targets in the summer budget to be announced Wednesday. The move is designed to bring down the cost of renewable energy as subsidies spiral out of control. Conservative Members of Parliament

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Your Six Favourite Election Loser Moments, Pleasure-Rated

Ed Balls Losing His Seat Those of us on the right have waited nigh-on twenty years for our own “Portillo Moment” and here at last it was. Payback too, of course, for all the damage Balls inflicted on the UK

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BBC Stages Eco Debate: Toxic Waste Gushes Forth

The BBC’s Daily Politics has just staged a party political debate on energy and climate change. It was every bit as awful as you would have expected: four politicians (Labour; Conservative; Green; Lib Dems) spouting pure, unadulterated drivel; one talking