I’m strongly in favour of Labour’s recently announced Green Bonds – and I’m also in favour of generating sufficient renewable energy to make the need for shale gas extraction redundant. Labour’s plans here would help make fracking unnecessary.
The bonds are part of Labour’s serious plans to fund Green investment through the Green Investment bank. We’ll give the bank powers to borrow to invest.
And these bonds will allow the public more generally to take a stake in the green future.
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