02 Apr '12, 12am

The government must end its #CCS dither and delay‎, says shadow energy minister. ^A

After much delay, the government has signalled that it is finally due to publish its CCS Roadmap and competition in the coming days. This is not before time. Iberdrola's decision to withdraw from the demonstration project at Longannet was a significant setback for the development of this vital low carbon technology on a commercial scale. If we are to maintain our lead in CCS expertise then potential projects need to see both commitment and clarity from the government. Sadly, this is not what they have got thus far. If the coalition doesn't get its act together, there is the real danger that the UK could lose that world leader status. So we need, above all else, four things from the government's proposals when they are outlined in the next few days: First, there must be a clear outline on the budget for CCS projects. It is insufficient for the government to repeat its mantr...

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