Ed Miliband says Labour did not overspend when it was last in office. He’s right. Source: Fact Check: did Labour overspend and leave a deficit that was out of control? Advertisements
If UK quits EU with no deal, its trade will depend on WTO rules. This would be a hard landing, indeed. Here’s our primer. Source: What does trading under WTO rules really mean?
Great solution to food waste. By using downsized anaerobic digesters power generation can be much more localised. Supermarkets take note! #Leamington, where I live is an ideal place to pilot this as there are 4 supermarkets within about half a mile of each other. #Sainsburys, #Morrisons, #Lidi, #Aldi Source: Waste management is going viral…
What the F…? Source: Forget May’s £2bn council house promise. The government actually just snuck out a £3bn attack on social housing. | The Canary
Lib Dems and green groups say reduced price of state support should sound death knell for plants such as Hinkley Point C Source: Nuclear plans ‘should be rethought after fall in offshore windfarm costs’ | Environment | The Guardian
In this week’s papers on customs arrangements and Ireland, Theresa May’s government begins to accept some inconvenient truths Source: Britain is slowly moving towards accepting harsh truths about Brexit
The implications, economic and otherwise, of this massive policy change are only beginning to sink in. There are some very interesting points to be considered in this article. Source: The economic black hole at the heart of the shift to electric vehicles