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Yes, Prime Minister, go greener

It is time for the Government to keep its pre-election promises, says Rachel Baird

DOES David Cameron regret his pledge, made in May last year, that the Coalition he leads would be “the greenest government ever”? History doesn’t relate — but this autumn is shaping up to be an awkward time for the Government.

Campaigners are asking some hard questions about its “green” record, and there are two more rounds of international climate talks this year, at which ministers’ environmental commitment will be severely — and publicly — tested.

The Government’s ...

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