"I agree entirely that what this country would benefit from is a long-term consensus on energy efficiency - But I cannot sign up to a consensus of mediocrity"
Vic, thank you for that introduction and for the invitation to be with you today. Can I also thank my friend and former colleague Mike Foster, who I know has helped to organise today's awards ceremony....
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