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Business and Energy Secretary to remain after reshuffle

Business and Energy Secretary to remain after reshuffle


Greg Clark is to continue as Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, after his reappointment was confirmed on Sunday 11 June. Clark’s responsibilities going forwards will be delivering the Clean Growth Plan, finalising the Industrial Strategy, and addressing concerns surrounding the clean energy sector over decisions on support levels past 2020. Commenting on his reappointment on his personal Twitter account, Clark said: “A privilege to serve as Secretary of State for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy at an important time for the United Kingdom.” Elsewhere, Michael Gove made a return to government as Environment Secretary, replacing Andrea Leadsom who had served in the role since 14 July 2016.

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