Malcolm Wicks

Former Labour MP for Croydon North

Climate Change

There have been votes in Parliament on targets for reducing carbon dioxide emissions and on increasing the proportion of electricity generated via renewable means as well as on the establishment of a UK Green Investment Bank, to invest in projects which, for example, reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

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Malcolm Wicks generally voted for measures to prevent climate change

TheyWorkForYou has automatically calculated this MP’s stance based on all of their votes on the topic. You can browse the source data on PublicWhip.org.uk.

Key votes about measures to prevent climate change:

  • On 11 Jun 2012: Malcolm Wicks was absent for a vote on Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill — Decline Second Reading Show vote
  • On 14 Sep 2011: Malcolm Wicks voted to require landlords of private rented homes to make their properties meet regulations on energy efficiency by January 2016 rather than April 2018 as initially proposed. Show vote
  • On 21 Oct 2009: Malcolm Wicks voted against calling on the Government to sign up to the goals of the 10:10 campaign Show vote
  • On 28 Oct 2008: Malcolm Wicks voted against giving the Government power to set greenhouse gas performance standards on power stations Show vote
  • On 28 Oct 2008: Malcolm Wicks voted no on Climate Change Bill — International aviation and shipping emission projections — rejected Show vote
  • On 28 Oct 2008: Malcolm Wicks voted yes on Climate Change Bill — Report on the civil estate Show vote
  • On 28 Oct 2008: Malcolm Wicks voted yes on Climate Change Bill — Third Reading (and other amendments) Show vote
  • On 9 Jun 2008: Malcolm Wicks voted yes on Climate Change Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 2 Jun 2008: Malcolm Wicks voted against requiring the National Policy Statement to contain policies which contribute to the mitigation of, and adaptation to, climate change. Show vote
  • On 30 Apr 2008: Malcolm Wicks voted against forcing the Government to establish a renewable energy feed-in tariff Show vote
  • On 8 May 2007: Malcolm Wicks was absent for a vote on Climate Change — new sense of urgency — rejected Show vote
  • On 8 Nov 2004: Malcolm Wicks voted yes on Housing Bill — Improvements in Energy Efficiency — rejected Show vote
  • On 27 Mar 2000: Malcolm Wicks voted yes on "Table — 20. Climate change levy Show vote
  • On 10 Mar 2000: Malcolm Wicks was absent for a vote on Warm Homes and Energy Conservation Bill Show vote

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