Wind Power at the heart of Darling’s last budget, ignoring the opportunity for jokes, the question is why?
Alistair Darling will place nuclear and wind power today at the heart of efforts to lead Britain into sustained growth as he sets out the choices voters face in the coming election.
The Chancellor will use the Budget to try to “unlock private sector investment” to boost jobs and help to harness the energy sources of the future. He will seek to use government support for private companies as a key election dividing line, portraying Labour as safe custodians of a recovery that is as yet too fragile to trust to the Conservatives More from The Times
Under Labour manufacturing output has fallen every year since 2000, even the so called good times were just smoke and mirrors, our industrial base was shrinking the whole time while Brown was Chancellor as well as, Prime Minister.
The last factory that produced wind turbines in Britain has gone, 98% of all wind turbine components are made abroad. Like the car scrappage scheme where hundreds of millions of pounds left the country, the so called Green Jobs revolution is just another Labour mirage. Read the rest of this entry