19 Sep '11, 2pm

Apparently, Vince Cable believes #GreenDeal will create 100k jobs when it's launched. He's in for a shock next year.

Business Secretary Vince Cable has today hinted that the government is planning to step up support for the UK's low carbon economy, hailing the successful launch of the Green Investment Bank and promising that a green economic stimulus package remains a top priority for the Liberal Democrats. Speaking in his keynote address at the Party's annual conference in Birmingham, Cable said that despite the tough economic climate the coalition had proved that it was committed to supporting the emerging clean tech sector, name checking the formation of the Green Investment Bank and recent investments in electric vehicle manufacturing and infrastructure. FURTHER READING Defra to face High Court over "weak" pollution plans Green groups call for bonds to halt deforestation He also hinted strongly that Lib Dems were working on plans for a new growth strategy that would focus on the gree...

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