Davey: 'Green Growth is a necessity, a reality and an opportunity'

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Energy and Climate Change Secretary speech to Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme - in full

Thank you all for coming. This beautiful building we are in today has quite a rich history - for most of its life as a military club but since the 70's as the home of the Institute of Directors...

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