Energy White Paper

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 5:16 pm on 14th December 2020.

Alert me about debates like this

Photo of Emma Hardy Emma Hardy Shadow Minister (Education) 5:16 pm, 14th December 2020

I welcome the transition to net zero. The Secretary of State may be aware that the Zero Carbon Humber project offers a world-first opportunity to decarbonise our region, promote local industry, attract investment and create jobs. When the Secretary of State is making decisions about which projects are successful for the Department’s industrial strategy challenge fund, will he take into account not just our green credentials but the impact of covid on our local economy and the need for job creation?