Tories: The State can’t pick winners. The Mah-Ket will decide our fate.
Also Tories: Shackled to the dinosaur EU we can’t take advantage of the New Economy. We have to Leave!
EU: Okay. Bye!
Tories: Incandescent lightbulbs!
Also Tories: Behold the powerful suction of our vacuum cleaner motors! (Made in Malaysia).
US: Here’s the Inflation Reduction Act, a massive green economy stimulus that’s attracting $billions of private investment, creating jobs and competitive advantage.
EU: Wait! What? We need a committee.
Tories: Here’s our status-quo preserving boondoggle, losers.
Government gambles on carbon capture and storage tech despite scientists’ doubts