Daily Archives: July 9, 2012

It’s a dog’s life in DECC – the UK’s Department for Energy and Climate Change.

Energy sits on the edge between public policy and private investment.  The area is beset by big egos, intensive well funded lobbying, bad behaviour, unpredictable technical change and political uncertainty.

Not surprisingly then that the task of producing a definitive reform of the electricity market is difficult or that DECC’s first draft published in May has not won universal approval. Read more