Body offers £149,500 a year for official to oversee work on HS2, Northern Powerhouse Rail and nuclear projects
In our January issue, CSW asks experts to give their thoughts on the new government’s policy priorities. In this entry, Committee on Climate Change chief executive Chris Stark sets out what the government needs to do to in 2020 to reduce the risks of climate impacts
Nigel Topping will coordinate regional and business input ahead of COP26 talks in Glasgow
Plans for a standalone borders and immigration department also put on back burner, according to reports.
Food and rural affairs lead says Department for Climate Change and Natural Resources would spell the end for current environment ministry
Think-tank concludes that the estimated cost of creating the Department for Work and Pensions in 2001 exceeded £170m
BEIS moratorium comes after energy watchdog says it cannot rule out earthquakes due to shale gas extraction
Treasury to publish report in 2020 setting out how costs of net-zero carbon emissions target should be distributed
Fears remain over the independence of proposed Office for Environmental Protection
NAO finds £32.7m of public spending so far, but BEIS says full calculation of costs to back shale gas extraction would not yet be "meaningful"
Lond-awaited energy white paper finally on its way, business secretary tells MPs
Agency chief says staff are “under no illusion about the scale of the challenge”