London mayor appoints former energy minister as sustainability adviser
Greg Barker has been appointed as the new chair of the London Sustainable Development Commission, with a particular focus on accelerating the growth of low carbon industries in the capital.Barker was minister of state in the energy department until earlier this year. The commission said he would bring an array of knowledge and experience to the position. The LSDC was established in 2002
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