Oil and gas chiefs to hold tax talks with Treasury

Leading figures from the North Sea oil and gas industry are to meet the Financial Secretary to the Treasury today to talk about future tax treatment for the sector. Chancellor George Osborne pledged to review the tax regime during his Budget speech earlier this year “to make sure it is fit for the purpose of […]

Huhne defends waste incinerators

Energy secretary Chris Huhne was asked yesterday to confirm that waste incinerators are safe to build among communities. Mr Huhne was making his facing Commons’ questions for the first time since his appointment as secretary of state for energy and climate change. Loughborough’s Conservative MP Nicky Morgan said her constituents in Shepshed had concerns about […]