Thursday, 16 January 2014
The Secretary of State was asked—
What recent discussions he has had with power companies on their preparedness to deal with bad weather events.
What steps he is taking to promote the exploration of UK shale gas resources.
What steps he is taking to help households with their energy bills.
What estimate he has made of the number of jobs that will be created in the renewables industry as a result of the provisions of the Energy Act 2013.
What assessment he has made of the effectiveness of recent investment in the UK’s energy infrastructure.
What steps he is taking to protect the fuel poor whilst seeking to reduce energy bills.
What progress he has made in developing renewables obligation grace periods for renewable energy developers able to demonstrate financial closure of projects prior to March 2017 but commencing...
What steps he is taking to increase levels of competition in the wholesale energy market.
If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.
Will the Leader of the House give us the business for next week?
I beg to move, That this House has considered the current situation in Bangladesh. I am pleased to see that this debate will be well attended despite the fact that it was arranged at very short...
[Relevant document: Fourth Report from the Culture, Media and Sport Committee, Nuisance Calls, HC 636.]
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Karen Bradley.)
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