Ed Davey Blog

Europe must stay ambitious on climate change

There has been a lot of talk over the last few weeks about Britain’s place in Europe, but there’s one thing that I hope we can all agree. We need the EU to help prevent climate change. We are an island nation, a trading nation, dependent on the global market for prosperity – for food, […]

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A deadline focuses minds

A couple of years ago the global community came together and set a self-imposed date for agreeing a legally binding deal to tackle climate change. By 2015 we agreed to have a deal signed, and coming into force by 2020. You might think we’ve been here before of course. Copenhagen, Durban, Doha – each annual […]

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The first Green Deal statistics

The Green Deal is helping the people of Great Britain stay warm for less, and today’s first official numbers are a clear sign that it’s hit the ground running. The Green Deal lets homes and businesses pay for energy efficiency improvements, like insulation or a new heating system, through savings on their fuel bills. A […]

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