A mixed reception to Labour’s election manifesto. One major shift in policy can be seen in a chapter focused exclusively on Green Growth which asserts:
Only active governments can shape markets to prioritise green growth and job creation. Environmental sustainability cannot be left to individuals and businesses acting alone.
Meanwhile the Conservative Party has outlined its vision to make Britain the world’s first low carbon economy. New Energy Focus reviews the Tory pledges.
Will Straw questions just how “green” David Cameron’s party really is.