Fuel-poor Households

Part of Energy and Climate Change – in the House of Commons at 10:30 am on 23rd April 2009.

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Photo of Greg Clark Greg Clark Shadow Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change 10:30 am, 23rd April 2009

Yesterday, Greenpeace described the Secretary of State's plans as strikingly lacking in ambition. If he accepts that savings can be made through investment in insulation, why, when households will face higher tax bills for years to come, is he resistant to our policy, which would give every home in the country an entitlement to £6,500-worth of immediate energy efficiency improvements, paid for from the savings that people make on their fuel bills? Why is he resisting that?

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