03 Feb '12, 11am

Our reaction to #Huhne's resignation

Chris Huhne resignation - Friends of the Earth reaction 3 February 2012 Commenting on Chris Huhne's record as Energy and Climate Change Secretary, Friends of the Earth's Executive Director Andy Atkins said: "Chris Huhne has championed the environment in an administration that's shown little enthusiasm for keeping David Cameron's pledge to be the greenest Government ever. "He should be commended for insisting on tougher climate targets and fighting for a Green Investment Bank - but his department's incompetent handling of solar cuts has put 29,000 jobs at risk. "Leaving consumers to compare energy tariffs as a way to tackle soaring bills is woefully inadequate. What we really need is decisive Government action to get us off the hook of expensive fossil fuels and invest in clean British energy instead. "The new Energy Secretary must stand firm against George Osborne's anti-g...

Full article: http://www.foe.co.uk/resource/press_releases/chris_huhne_...

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So long Chris Huhne, and thanks for all the fights

businessgreen.com 06 Feb '12, 2pm

You can say what you like about Chris Huhne, and a lot of people have over the past four days, but he has certainly overse...