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Nicholas Richard Hurd
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<p>The creation of the new department reflects the Government’s vision to put action on climate change and a low carbon economy at the centre of Britain’s economic future.</p><p>Action by my right hon. Friend the Secretary of State includes reaffirming the Government’s commitment to spend £730m of annual support on renewable electricity projects over this parliament; setting out details for the next Contracts for Difference auction where companies will compete for the first £290m worth of contracts for renewable electricity projects; proceeding with Hinkley Point C which will create 26,000 jobs; and consulting on how to close unabated coal-fired power stations.</p><p>At the Autumn Statement the Government announced £4.7 billion investment to enhance the UK’s position as a world leader in science and innovation, laying the foundation for delivering an ambitious Industrial Strategy and a low carbon economy.</p><p>Looking ahead to next year, following the setting of the Fifth Carbon Budget in July 2016, the department will publish the Government’s emissions reduction plan which will set out how we will reduce emissions through the 2020s.</p>
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Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
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Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
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