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The Progressive Policy Think Tank
Topic: Housing & infrastructure

The local energy in British politics

Much of the dynamism in contemporary British politics is to be found in local government, and there are few better examples of this than energy policy. Instead of demanding the renationalisation of...

Blog post Expert comment Housing & infrastructure

City energy: A new powerhouse for Britain

This report explores the options and the potential for cities to engage in the energy supply market and raise finance for investment in low-carbon energy infrastructure – particularly in local...

Publication Report Housing & infrastructure

The long road to ruin: Why the UK needs to reform motoring taxes

Motoring taxation in the UK has remained largely unchanged for almost a century, but rising consumer costs, a looming decline in tax revenues, and environmental and public health concerns make reform...

Publication Report Housing & infrastructure

Help to heat: A solution to the affordability crisis in energy

Rising energy bills are squeezing living standards in the UK. This report sets out a comprehensive and cost-neutral policy framework to improve the energy efficiency of the UK's housing stock - 'Help...

Publication Housing & infrastructure Report