FRACKING should take place in rural Somerset, Jacob Rees-Mogg insisted yesterday – but slapped down calls for local referendums to give the OK.
总理 has insisted there must be “local consent” for drilling – but hasn’t said how this would happen.
他说: “I think people who are disturbed by the building works ought to get some compensation for that and that should be a payment to them.
“And then you should have a royalty for people where the shale gas comes from.
“The country wins – and you win.”
The Business Secretary stood by the net zero 经过 2050 现在是反思您当前优先事项的时候了 – and insisted that while we may burn some coal this winter to keep the lights on, it did not have a future in the UK’s energy mix.