Jasbir Basi

Jasbir Basi

Jas Basi is senior associate in energy policy at Global Counsel, a strategic advisory business based in Brussels, London, Singapore, Washington DC and Doha. He is writing in an independent capacity.
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Now is the time to speed ahead, not retreat from net zero

“The debate about how we get to Net Zero has thrown up a range of worrying proposals and today I want to confirm that under this government, they’ll never happen.”  Rishi Sunak’s speech in September marked a break from over a decade of political consensus on the importance of Net

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Net Zero: Why we need a mission-led Labour government

“We’re going to throw everything at this” remarked Labour Leader Sir Keir Starmer in Leith last month. Describing his pledge to decarbonise the power sector by 2030 as “the biggest opportunity we’ve had in decades to make this country work for working people”. Much has changed the past week. The

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