Tories pledge to end onshore wind branded "breathtakingly illogical" by sector
Onshore wind farms will not receive any new public subsidy if the Conservatives win the election, according to the party's manifesto, launched today.The manifesto states that onshore wind farms makes a meaningful contribution to the UK’s energy mix, but often fail to win public support and are unable to provide a stable supply. “As a result, we wi
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In R. (on the application of Friends of the Earth Ltd) v Secretary of State for the Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, the claimant applied for judicial review of the Secretary’s decisions to approve pro-posals and policies prepared under the Climate Change Act 2008, and to publish the government’s Net Zero Strategy to comply with his obligations.
The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy recently consulted on proposals to strengthen and improve the Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme (ESOS), and has published its response and decisions.