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Unsurprisingly solar industry already calling on Davey to rethink Supreme Court appeal

The new Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change has been urged to end an ongoing legal battle over government plans to rush through solar feed-in tariff cuts, after Chris Huhne stepped down from his post to fight criminal charges. Arriving to take up his new position at the Department of Energy and Climate Change on Friday afternoon, new Energy and Climate Change Secretary Ed Davey said he would continue to champion Huhne's priorities, including keeping down consumer energy bills and creating green jobs. FURTHER READING Updated: Business minister Ed Davey replaces Huhne as energy secretary Micro-CHP set for feed-in tariff boost "Chris Huhne has had a real vision for a green economy and has done fabulous work as Secretary of State," he said. "I've now got to take up the challenge of climate change and energy security and I'm particularly conscious of the impact on ...

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