Heating and electricity will become a human rights, Labour pledges

HEATING and electricity will become a “human right” under a Labour government, the party will announce tomorrow.

Labour will take the national grid out of the hands of private shareholders and prevent consumers being ripped-off, shadow business secretary Rebecca Long Bailey will say.

Around £13 billion in dividends has been paid out to shareholders in the last five years, according to a review of network owners’ company accounts from 2014 to 2018.

Under Labour’s...
source: Morning Star Online

2019-05-16 00:41
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