The surge in UK car sales last year even caught the Society of Motor Manufacturers (SMMT) on the hop, and it had to raise its forecast for 2014 sales growth from 6% to 8%. Even that was eventually surpassed.
Drax Power is the operator of the second largest coal power station in Europe, and has an ambitious corporate strategy, based on gradually converting a number of its generating units to become predominantly a biomass-fuelled power generator reliant on wood pellets in place of coal.
Planning is about building quality places for us all. I remain concerned that the present planning agenda is neglecting issues of affordability, environmental and social justice and we urgently need to have planning principles that are inclusive and egalitarian.
It's correct to say that Rolls-Royce faces a number of major headwinds in terms of military defence expenditure cuts, a perceived global slowdown, appreciating currency, and sanctions on Russia which will impact on its business there.
This latest climate change get-together in Peru has been criticized for its carbon intensity; countless air miles and hotels, fleets of buses to drive everyone around and diesel generators to power the conference venue.
Peter Pannu, who has made a considerable sum out of Birmingham City, remains executive director, CEO and MD of the parent organisation which still controls a much-loved football club. Blues fans deserve better direction than that of a man forever damned by his own desperately clumsy words.
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