The Green Book: New Directions for Liberals in Government

Leading Lib Dems call for policies to attract green minded voters

This document, talks about how to increase living standards, improve quality of life and future-proof the economy, lays out a comprehensive set of proposals for the policies the Liberal Democrats should look to adopt and campaign on to retain and increase support among green-minded voters. Containing over 150 detailed proposals, the authors identify three big outcomes from the ‘green growth’ approach: a better economy, for all – low carbon, resource efficient and high skill, with a better balance between industry sectors and regions of the country and with government planning for the long term; a ‘war on waste’ – to lower costs for householders, businesses and consumers and generate greater business efficiency; better places to live – with[…]