Thursday, 17 May 2012
The Secretary of State was asked—
What steps he is taking to help households with their energy bills.
What discussions he has had with the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government on the potential long-term community benefits of the Hinkley Point C nuclear power station and other...
What steps he is taking to listen to a diversity of views on the causes of change in the Earth’s climate.
What assessment he has made of the change in the number of solar panel installations since he announced changes to the feed-in tariff.
What recent discussions he has had with the Scottish Government on the effect of potential Scottish independence on energy policy.
What steps he is taking to reduce domestic energy bills.
When he expects to conclude the assessment of bids for funding of carbon capture and storage projects.
What support he plans to provide for Cambridge retrofit and other schemes to improve the energy efficiency of existing buildings.
What discussions he has had with the chair of the Environment Agency on induced hydraulic fracturing.
What steps he is taking to support combined heat and power biomass gasification plants.
What his policy is on investment in new nuclear power.
What steps he is taking to help households improve their energy efficiency.
If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.
Will the Leader of the House give us the business for next week?
On a point of order, Mr Deputy Speaker. Yesterday, in response to a question from my hon. Friend the Member for Ynys Môn (Albert Owen), the Energy Secretary said: “Let me give the...
Debate resumed (Order, 1 6 May ). Question again proposed , That an humble Address be presented to Her Majesty, as follows: Most Gracious Sovereign, We, Your Majesty’s most dutiful and...
I inform the House that the Speaker has selected the amendment in the name of the Leader of the Opposition. Standing Order No. 33 provides that, on the last day of the debate on the motion for...
Ordered, That the Motion in the name of Mr Peter Lilley relating to the House of Commons Members’ Fund shall be treated as if it related to an instrument subject to the provisions of...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Greg Hands.)
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