Business bosses join Green Economy Council

The Green Economy Council has held its first meeting to discuss how government and industry can work together to support the transition to a low carbon economy. The council comprises business leaders from a cross-section of industries and sectors who will advise government on green-growth policies such as infrastructure, innovation, investment and unnecessary regulation. The […]

No 10 is number two in Westminster energy battle

David Cameron has famously vowed to make his government “the greenest ever” and his own department would seem to be doing its bit to achieve this. Since the beginning of this month, all 18 government offices have been having their energy use logged and then rated in a league table which compares usage with September. […]

Cameron ranks Whitehall departments in energy league table

The government’s ministries are going head-head in a showdown from tomorrow to see which is the most energy efficient. An online league table will run daily to show the championship contenders and those in the relegation zone. The energy face-off was launched today by Prime Minister David Cameron. “In May I called for real action […]