MP shortlisted for 'Green Heart Hero' award
MP James Heappey has been shortlisted for a 'Green Heart Hero' award,
which celebrates people and businesses across the country who are
working to make a difference on climate change.
Heappey has been nominated for the Greenest New MP award for the
work he has been doing in Parliament to promote clean energy and
the importance of protecting the environment.
the nomination, Mr Heappey said: "I am hugely honoured to have
been nominated for this award and to have made the final three."
see huge opportunity in clean technologies to bring down the price
of energy, secure our supply and decarbonise."
passionate about making that happen because its right for
our economy and the environment. Im thrilled to see my work
recognised by the Climate Coalition and the wider green NGO community."
winners will be announced at a ceremony at The House of Commons
on March 13th.
Heappey is regarded as one of the leading voices in Parliament on
renewable energy, clean tech and climate change. He regularly speaks
in the House of Commons on those issues as well as speaking at a
growing number of industry conferences and events.
awards are part of a campaign, run by the Climate Coalition, called
'Show the Love'.