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Thursday, 27 February 2014
The Secretary of State was asked—
What recent assessment he has made of the prices charged by the six largest energy companies.
What steps he is taking to develop community energy.
What steps he has taken to investigate the practice of energy companies having higher charges for non-direct debit customers.
What recent assessment he has made of the incidence of fuel poverty in rural off-gas grid areas; and what steps he is taking to tackle such fuel poverty.
What steps he is taking to promote investment in tidal energy.
What recent progress has been made in the roll-out of smart meters; and if he will make a statement.
What steps his Department is taking to support the city of Bristol in its role as European green capital 2015.
What steps he is taking to help households with their energy bills.
What recent assessment he has made of rises in energy prices.
What support his Department is giving to off-grid homes to reduce their fuel bills.
What steps he is taking to ensure that energy suppliers check the accuracy of meters.
What recent assessment he has made of the effects of climate change on the frequency of extreme weather events.
What steps he has taken to increase competition in the 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 calls on the Government to commission an independent cumulative assessment of the impact of changes in the welfare system on sick and disabled people, their...
[Relevant documents:Final Report from the Speaker’s Conference (on Parliamentary Representation), Session 2009-10, HC 239-I, and the Government response, Cm 7824. First Special Report from...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Claire Perry.)
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