Thursday, 6 November 2014
On the front page of today’s Order Paper, it is noted that: “On 6 November 1914 Captain the Hon. Arthur O’Neill, 2nd Life Guards, Member for Mid-Antrim, was killed in action at...
The Secretary of State was asked—
What steps he is taking to encourage the public sector to increase rooftop solar energy installations.
If he will take steps to tighten the regulation of fracking in the UK.
What steps he is taking to help households manage the cost of energy bills in winter 2014-15.
What steps he is taking to help off-gas grid consumers manage energy bills in winter 2014-15.
What steps he is taking to increase the number of new nuclear power stations.
What recent discussions he has had with his counterparts in European Union member states about carbon and renewables targets.
What steps he is taking to promote investment in energy generation.
What progress he has made in negotiations with the European Commission on a derogation from the ban on the import or manufacture of incandescent bulbs for those with photo-sensitive health...
What recent steps he has taken to help households with energy bills.
If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.
Will the Leader of the House give us the business for next week?
Today I am publishing the Government’s annual energy statement and supporting papers alongside the annual update on electricity market reform. This fulfils the commitment set out in the...
[Relevant documents:Third Report from the Foreign Affairs Committee, UK policy towards Iran, HC 547 and the Government response, Cm 8920]
I beg to move, That this House has considered promotion of the living wage. I am sure that the House is grateful to you, Madam Deputy Speaker, for your clarification with regard to the noises...
Resolved, That this House concurs with the Lords Message of 28 October 2014, that it is expedient that a Joint Committee of Lords and Commons be appointed to consider the draft Protection of...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Gavin Barwell.)
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