Former Business Secretary: “Cost of living won’t be solved in hotels in Egypt”

Jacob Rees-Mogg has defended Sunak’s decision to pull out of COP27

New Business Secretary given power to cap income from renewables

Energy companies had previously opposed certain clauses of the new Energy Prices Bill

Rees-Mogg resigns as Business Secretary

This follows the anticipated announcement of Rishi Sunak’s new cabinet

Business Secretary backs former Prime Minister in “Boris or bust” campaign

Jacob Rees-Mogg has become the first Cabinet Minister to publicly support Boris Johnson in the leadership contest

UK batteries supercharged

UK’s battery research and development projects have been backed with £211 million in new government funding

Government confronts criticism over cap on renewables’ revenues

The Business Secretary has said “nobody in their right mind” would call the temporary cap “windfall tax”

UK launches licensing round for new oil and gas projects

Nearly 898 blocks and part blocks could potentially be developed under the new awarded licenses

‘UK families living close to nuclear power stations could get free electricity’

The Business Secretary has said the UK “should copy the French”, benefitting those who do something “in the national interest”

Business Secretary: “If people want to call me Tory scum, I don’t mind”

Jacob Rees-Mogg has highlighted the need to be “intelligent net zero” amid protests against the government’s energy and cost of living policy

UK to build first fusion prototype plant by 2040

West Burton has been picked as the home for the UK’s first STEP plant