Bosses support decarbonisation
Members of the Institute of Directors (IoD) overwhelmingly believe the UK needs to decarbonise its energy use to mitigate the effects of climate change.
Nearly three-quarters (74%) of almost 1,000 IoD members polled said they strongly or somewhat agreed that decarbonistion was necessary. The survey also revealed that the majority of members believe successive UK governments have failed to deliver an adequate energy policy, with two-thirds blaming politicians for failing to ensure the country’s energy security.
However, almost 60% agreed that policymakers had been reasonably successful in increasing renewable energy sources, and 45% were ...