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Chris Mounsey on Energy costs and climate policy

Chris Mounsey Cost of Living

Chris Mounsey joined us for this section to talk about Energy prices. Chris’ superficially contentious central point – which none of the panelists actually disputed – was that the reason energy prices are high is becuase it is Government policy to increase them. That in order to protect the climate government policy has been to…

Which Energy Source is the Most Subsidised..?

Civitas have released a report on the inadequacies of wind farms at energy production… A study in the Netherlands found that turning back-up gas power stations on and off to cover spells when there is little wind actually produces more carbon than a steady supply of energy from an efficient modern gas station. The research is…