IHS Chemical Week

People & Business :: Energy and Feedstocks

U.K. Government Offers Industry Relief on Energy Costs and R&D (update 2)

9:08 AM MST | November 29, 2011 | Alex Scott

The U.K. government says it will provide a reported £250 million ($390 million) in tax relief and compensation to energy intensive companies faced with higher costs from its national carbon tax, and also extend its R&D tax credit to larger companies. The two areas of relief for industry were tabled today by the U.K.government as part of a broad package of financial policies in its Autumn Statement.  Responding to the U.K. announcement, Steve Elliott, CEO of the Chemical Industries Association (CIA; London), said this afternoon that government...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.


Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you.

Not an IHS Chemical Week subscriber yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • 31 issues of Chemical Week magazine a year in print or digital format
  • Real time news and analysis on chemweek.com 
  • 20+ years of online archives
  • Topical e-newsletters that capture the most impactful events
  • Special issues with a regional or company focus
  • Global Outlook issue

Subscribe now


contact us | about us | privacy policy | sitemap

ihsCopyright © IHS, Inc.All rights reserved.Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa