Onshore wind power: renewables obligation

Energy Bill [Lords] – in a Public Bill Committee at 3:30 pm on 4 February 2016.

Alert me about debates like this

‘The power to make a renewables obligation closure order in respect of electricity generated by an onshore wind generating station in Scotland may only be exercised by Scottish Ministers.’ —

This new clause would return to the Scottish Ministers the power to close the renewables obligation in relation to electricity generated by onshore wind generating stations in Scotland.

Brought up, and read the First time.

Question put, That the clause be read a Second time.

The Committee divided:

Ayes 2, Noes 11.

Division number 15 Christmas Tree Industry — Onshore wind power: renewables obligation

Aye: 2 MPs

No: 11 MPs

Aye: A-Z by last name

No: A-Z by last name

Question accordingly negatived.

New Clause 16