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A Green Industrial Revolution

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 3:25 pm on 15th January 2020.

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Photo of Vicky Ford Vicky Ford Conservative, Chelmsford 3:25 pm, 15th January 2020

I will keep going, because I have only a short time. I will not take any more interventions.

We need to make sure that we can use smart demand management, using AI and technology. I have seen at first hand how this works on the national grid. We also need to unlock the potential of electric vehicles, because of the benefits that they bring to battery storage. I welcome the Government’s commitment to more EV charging points, although I believe we need more urgency on this subject.