Subsidies are evil, and doubly so when used to fund stupid green policies that further wreck the economy.
Right so they will attempt to cut household power bills by increasing the household’s tax bill…dumber than a sack of hammers.
Just ditch the dumb “green” schemes.
New taxes to pay for environmental schemes are being considered as part of a deal to cut household energy bills, it can be disclosed.
The taxpayer would foot the bill for two of the “green” schemes, all of which are currently paid for through a levy on gas and electricity bills.
The major energy suppliers have repeatedly told ministers the levies are pushing up household bills — for which they and the Government have been severely criticised. Read more »