Air Pollution Archives
Community Energy: Re-energizing the Local Power Scene
5th January 2015 | Peter Rolton: Chairman, Rolton Group
I’ve been writing about the need for a reconfiguration of British energy for a long time. On the infrastructural side things are a mess, and they don’t look any better from the spare capacity perspective, nor from the fuel poverty angle.
Tax Payers Alliance Misses the Point on Renewable Energy
26th July 2012 | Peter Rolton
A recent article by the Tax Payers Alliance claims a report by BIS, its ‘International Comparison of Energy and Climate Change Policies Impacting Energy Intensive Industries in Selected Countries,’ shows that DECC policies are killing British Industry by increasing energy costs.
Business needs to see clear commitment to going green
20th December 2011 | Peter Rolton
As the challenge to the government’s decision to effectively dismantle the subsidies for solar PV heads into the high court this week, it’s worth reflecting on the scale of the problem we face in reducing carbon emissions globally.