Energy: A Year in Review

Here's the team's satirical take on the year in energy. Hope you enjoy!


January: The Government launches their hotly awaited flagship initiative the Green Deal.



February: British Gas gets Stephen Fry'd

 fry punching laurie Stephen Fry Punching Hugh Laurie


March: Michael Fallon becomes the new Energy Minister… and Business Minister.



April: The Big Six energy suppliers are accused by the media of not paying their fair share of corporation tax.

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May: The UK regains its position as the number one global investment destination for offshore wind.

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June: Greenpeace's Arctic campaign gains new heights as protesters scale the Shard.



July: Energy firms are questioned by MPs over their confusing tariffs.



August: Caroline Lucas is fracked-off following her arrest at a local protest.


September: Labour leader Ed Miliband reveals his plan to freeze energy prices at the Labour party conference, catching the Government off guard.


October: The Government and EDF Energy finally reach an agreement on Hinkley Point C.

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November: A Sunday Mirror exclusive reveals that some MPs have been claiming their energy bills on expenses.


December: Parliamentary ping pong continues as the Energy Bill is further delayed.



....Here's to 2014! Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from the Energy & Industrials Team at H+K Strategies.

Written by Douglas Mcilroy on 04 December 2013


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