Tuesday, 19 September 2023
May I remind the House that this is the final performance of the Clerk of the House? This is the last time we will see him at the Table, but we wish you well, John, and do enjoy your new role.
The Secretary of State was asked—
What recent assessment she has made of the effectiveness of the contracts for difference scheme in supporting low-carbon electricity generation.
What assessment she has made of the potential impact of carbon capture, usage and storage technology on economic growth.
What plans she has to help tackle methane leaks from oil and gas production.
What assessment she has made of the implications for her Department’s policies of the Climate Change Committee’s 2023 Progress Report to Parliament, published in June 2023.
What steps she is taking to help develop the onshore wind industry in England.
What assessment she has made of the implications for her policies of the report by Sheffield Hallam University entitled “Over-exposed: Uyghur Region Exposure Assessment for Solar Industry...
What plans she has to provide funding for the National Grid in the south-west.
What plans she has with Cabinet colleagues to help increase the capacity of local authorities to deliver area-based home retrofit schemes.
Whether she plans to issue guidance to people with oil-fired heating on replacement of boilers.
What steps her Department is taking to help energy-intensive industries decarbonise.
If she will take steps to ensure that consumers do not pay for heat network remediation.
What estimate her Department has made of the number of families in fuel poverty.
What steps she is taking to help promote the creation of high-skilled jobs in the renewable energy sector.
What assessment she has made of the potential contribution of Great British Nuclear to domestic nuclear energy targets.
If she will make a statement on her departmental responsibilities.
(Urgent Question): To ask the Secretary of State for Education if she will make a statement on the number of schools affected by reinforced autoclaved aerated concrete and the impact of building...
Since June 2021, around 24,600 people from Afghanistan have been safely relocated to the United Kingdom. We owe them a debt of gratitude, and in return our offer has been generous. The UK...
With your permission, Mr Deputy Speaker, I would like to make a statement about Birmingham City Council. Birmingham is a great city with a wonderful, diverse, creative and enterprising...
On a point of order, Mr Deputy Speaker. Yesterday, the Canadian Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, said that allegations that India was behind the assassination of Hardeep Singh Nijjar were...
Select Committee statement
Motion for leave to bring in a Bill ( Standing Order No. 23)
I beg to move, That this House has considered matters to be raised before the forthcoming adjournment. I am speaking on behalf of the Backbench Business Committee, the Chair of which has asked me...
I rise to present this petition on behalf of my constituents in Hornsey and Wood Green who are furious at yet another bank branch closure—this time the Halifax in Muswell Hill, coming just...
Getting children, teenagers and young adults with cancer to their treatment costs. Families spend, on average, £250 just getting their child to treatment let alone their lost earnings. Young...
I rise to present a petition submitted by my fantastic Deal health campaigners Anne Matthews, Marsha Horne, Councillor Trevor Bond and Councillor Tony Grist, whose petition has attracted some...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Mr Mohindra.)
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