Green energy security is achievable immediately - there's no need to wait

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The UK has the energy sources and capability to wean itself of gas fairly quickly. but political ambition is needed, writes REA's chief executive Dr Nina Skorupska

As we all face exorbitant energy bills, it is important that the UK makes the most of its domestic energy resources to create an energy future, which is independent, secure, and stable. Historically...

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