Tagged: Andrea Leadsom

Mark Menzies MP – Can you help unravel this mystery?

Mark Menzies MP – Can you help unravel this mystery?

Over the last few weeks a number of commentators have become increasingly concerned that the report from the Committee on Climate Change to the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, produced under the direction of the 2015 Infrastructure Act, has not been made public. This report deals with...

Really Mr Menzies?

Really Mr Menzies?

Our local MP Mark Menzies (Con) has already told us that he will support fracking provided there are “robust regulations in place“, but until now he has pretty much sat on the fence. Today, in a surprising attack on those opposing fracking, he accuses opponents of fracking of “scaremongering” and...

Andrea Leadsom – An energy minister for our times?

Andrea Leadsom – An energy minister for our times?

Maybe it is unreasonable to expect an MP, possibly promoted above their real ability to ministerial rank, to be a master of all of the nuances of their new brief. However, it doesn’t seem unreasonable to expect an Energy Minister to know whether UK energy demand is increasing or has...