Because of the Governments ineptitude, companies have decided to not invest in this country or like PV Solar, a maker of silicon for Solar PV, possibly close down their manufacturing business. The UK has consistently missed the boat, when it came to supporting renewables, instead investing in heavily in Nuclear and fossil fuels. Will the UK, ever rid itself of the title, ‘The Dirty Man of Europe’?
Government bullish over Energy Bill despite faltering renewables investment – 29 Nov 2012 – News from BusinessGreen.
The situation is not helped when we have a very biased media, which appears determined to destroy the logical and sensible move to renewables, by giving it as much bad and incorrect press as possible:
Exclusive study confirms true scale of renewable bad press
This video sums up the UK Government’s attitude:
The History of Climate Change Negotiations in 83 seconds
This article describes the subsidies the fossil-fuel industry has received and still receiving. Also the different approaches taken by Germany and Denmark: