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Oh what a night… and what it means

Theresa May asked the country for a strong mandate; the country gave her a clear message. What happened? The Conservatives were expected to return to government with an expanded majority as the incumbents set out to capitalise on a 20-point … [Read more...]

PPA General Election 2017 Twitter Roundup

Twitter’s reaction to #GeneralElection17 has been entertaining to say the least. Here are some of the tweets that stood out most for us. We will start the roundup with a call to vote from Stephen Fry. Who can say no to Stephen, I mean come … [Read more...]

Conservative energy and environment pledges #GE2017

Today (18/05/2017) the Conservatives (or should we say, Theresa May, or the Conservative and Unionist Party... just not the Conservatives as that is sooo 2015) launched their General Election Manifesto. Please see below a summary of the Party's … [Read more...]

Liberal Democrats’s energy and environment pledges #GE2017

Today the Liberal Democrats launched their General Election Manifesto. Please see below a summary of the Party's pledges that would affect stakeholders in the energy and environmental sectors. 'Protecting Britain's Place in Europe' Ensure … [Read more...]

Labour’s energy and environment pledges #GE2017

The balance needs resetting: our air is killing us, our farms face an uncertain future, our fish stocks are collapsing, our oceans are used as dumping grounds, and our forests, green belt, national parks, Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty and Sites … [Read more...]