01 Mar '12, 12pm

The @CBI calls for the scrapping of the #CRC. Our case studies suggest CRC is best policy 4 #energyefficiency.

Dr Matthew Brown is not your typical business lobbyist. For a start, he has a PhD in theoretical physics from Cambridge, making him that rarest of people: a scientist working in the world of business. FURTHER READING Exclusive: CBI steps up calls for carbon tax shake-up Ed Davey: We can export Green Deal to rest of Europe If that qualification gives the CBI's new head of energy and climate change a pretty good understanding of both energy and climate change, he also has a fair grasp of the current green policy environment, having previously worked at both DECC and Defra. Having joined the CBI last summer, Brown faces a daunting in-tray as the UK's largest business group looks to continue its push to force climate change issues into the corporate mainstream, at the same time as ensuring the government's ambitious green policy plans help rather than hinder the low-carbon eco...

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