13 Jun '17, 11pm

CBI: Businesses are "seizing the opportunities of green energy"

The CBI has called on the new government to take urgent steps to unleash a "golden age" of UK infrastructure development, including significant new investments in clean energy, green transport, and digital networks. Speaking at the National Infrastructure Forum yesterday, CBI director-general Carolyn Fairbairn said there was both an opportunity and an "urgent need" to "turn our attention from the politics of the past five days to the economics of the next five years". Related articles NextEnergy invests in 'subsidy-free' UK solar projects CBI: Businesses are "seizing the opportunities of green energy" BP: Global carbon emissions flat for third year in a row National Grid reveals plans to simplify balancing services market Electric bus pioneer Proterra closes $55m funding round "We need government policies which keep us open to the world, setting out a pro-market, pro-enter...

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