Tom Burke's political commentary: One year on, coalition’s promise is under stress

David Cameron pledged his administration would be “the greenest government ever”. Forthcoming decisions on the Green Deal, Green Investment Bank and fourth carbon budget will reveal how serious he was

Tom BurkeIt is a year since the coalition government took power. Though distasteful to our more tribal politicians, the arrival of the first coalition government for more than 60 years was widely welcomed by the public. For the environmental community, prime minister David Cameron’s early promise to deliver “the greenest government ever” was especially welcome.

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