20 Mar '12, 4pm

Have I missed anything? The Green Budget - what to expect

It is a fairly safe bet the green element of tomorrow's Budget is unlikely to dominate the headlines. With the rows over the 50p tax rate, the mooted "Tycoon tax", and the effectiveness or otherwise of the government's deficit reduction strategy all simmering away nicely, green issues will once again be consigned to the inside pages. FURTHER READING CCS race heats up with launch of plans for new Grangemouth plant Green Budget 2012 - all the latest And yet, one way or another, Osborne's speech is likely to have major repercussions for the UK's burgeoning green economy. Climate Change Minister Greg Barker last week argued the government was currently in the delivery phase of its green economic strategy, with initiatives such as the Green Deal, the Green Investment Bank, and the carbon floor price all nearing fruition. But business leaders are still awaiting further details o...

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