Head of Environment & Energy, 2010-2014
Guy is now Head of Policy at Ovo Energy.Guy was Head of Environment and Energy at Policy Exchange. Before joining Policy Exchange, he worked as a journalist, including three years as a foreign correspondent in Hong Kong. He has an MSc in Environmental Technology from Imperial College, London. His research interests include energy efficiency, renewable energy policy, biodiversity and changing energy behaviour.
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by Guy Newey | Nov 29, 2013Whether the Prime Minister said the UK needed to get rid of this “green crap” or not is beside the point. What should worry folks who are already worrying about protecting the environment is that when the phrase “green crap” was used, everyone...
by Guy Newey | Nov 29, 2013Partly in an effort to smokescreen Ed Miliband’s “biggest reform of Britain’s energy market since the privatisation of the 1980s” (Copyright every energy announcement since 1990), it was reported today (and then retracted) that the Government would ask the Big 6 not...
by Guy Newey | Oct 9, 2013Ed Miliband’s promise to freeze energy prices poses a tricky question for the other parties. Is there anything politicians can do that will make bills lower over the next few years? The first point is that the ability of Government to do anything about the cost of...
by Guy Newey | Sep 25, 2013Before the last election, Ed Miliband was one of the few politicians honest enough to admit that energy bills would have to rise to pay for low carbon electricity. It was an act of political bravery. But his announcement to freeze – in fact to cap – energy prices in...
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Don't miss our last event of Labour Party Conference 2021. The book launch of ‘Broken Heartlands: A Journey Through Labour’s Lost England’, @SebastianEPayne in-conversation with @lisanandy. 18.00 in the Cambridge Room & live on our online platforms. youtube.com/watch?v=…
RT @Robert_WH_Ede Really fun chairing this event earlier. I asked each of the speakers to name one thing that would make the biggest difference. Their shopping list: 1️⃣ Better trust and transparency in data 2️⃣ Genuine service integration 3️⃣ Empowerment locally 4️⃣ A solution for the workforce twitter.com/policy_e…