“An unholy alliance of short-termists, armchair engineers, climate sceptics and vested interests” standing in the way of green power,” will be labeled as “green economy deniers” Wednesdayw in a speech by the U.K. Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change.
That will be good news — and bad — for some. As reported by the Financial Times,
Andrea Leadsom, a Tory backbencher, said in February that those who criticised onshore wind energy used to be “denounced as a ‘climate change denier’ “. “I sincerely hope those days are over,” she wrote then.
Meet the new name, Andrea, same as the old name.