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Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Renewable Energy: Contracts (20 Apr 2018)

Alan Whitehead: To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what steps his Department is taking to enable onshore wind and solar developers to compete for low cost power contracts in areas where communities accept such developments.

Backbench Business: UK Oil and Gas Industry — [Mr Virendra Sharma in the Chair] (19 Apr 2018)

Alan Whitehead: I concur with the hon. Member for Kilmarnock and Loudoun (Alan Brown) and congratulate the hon. Member for Gordon (Colin Clark) on securing the debate, which has been informed and thoughtful, with excellent contributions. Although we have had a not overwhelming turnout this afternoon, as the Minister reminded me on a previous occasion, there are still two speeches to go, so I hope that my...

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Fracking (19 Apr 2018)

Alan Whitehead: To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what estimate his Department has made of the number of shale oil wells that will be in place by (a) 2025 and (b) 2030.

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Wind Power: Seas and Oceans (19 Apr 2018)

Alan Whitehead: To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what recent assessment his Department has made of the potential for offshore wind to deliver significant electricity system cost reductions by 2030.

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: EU Energy Policy (12 Apr 2018)

Alan Whitehead: To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what discussions he has had with (a) the UK’s European Commissioner and (b) the European Commissioner for Climate Action & Energy, on the Energy Package being considered in Trilogues by the European Union.

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: EU Energy Policy (12 Apr 2018)

Alan Whitehead: To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, whether he plans to support at the European Council for the Energy Union the EU-level (a) 35 per cent renewable energy and (b) 35 per cent energy efficiency target.

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Fracking (12 Apr 2018)

Alan Whitehead: To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what projection he has made of the contribution of gas fracking to the UK’s energy mix by (a) 2025 and (b) 2030.

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Industry: Heating (6 Apr 2018)

Alan Whitehead: To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, when he expects to launch the Industrial Heat Recovery Support Programme.

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Environment Protection (6 Apr 2018)

Alan Whitehead: To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, in which week it is planned to hold Green Great Britain week.

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Carbon Capture and Storage: International Cooperation (6 Apr 2018)

Alan Whitehead: To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what progress his Department has made on organising the 2018 International Carbon Capture Utilisation and Storage event.

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Fracking (6 Apr 2018)

Alan Whitehead: To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what the most recent estimate is of the number of fracking wells that will be in place by 2025.

Air Quality and Shore-to-Ship Charging (29 Mar 2018)

Alan Whitehead: It is a sad occasion that I cannot entirely join in the good wishes of the Deputy Leader of the House for the Easter Adjournment, because I am still here, along with you, Mr Speaker, and indeed a number of hon. Friends and hon. Members who have come to hear this debate and possibly to intervene briefly. I am very appreciative of their taking the time to stay behind, and indeed, of the...

Air Quality and Shore-to-Ship Charging (29 Mar 2018)

Alan Whitehead: My hon. Friend has raised some important points, and I shall touch on some of them in a moment. There are currently no regulations that would mandate the introduction of shore-to-ship power, although it is possible that European Union directives could be used for the purpose. To the credit of Southampton port, it is looking into whether it can install facilities in one cruise liner berth,...

Air Quality and Shore-to-Ship Charging (29 Mar 2018)

Alan Whitehead: There is certainly a case for doing that. In California, regulations require a certain proportion of ships visiting ports to use shore-to-ship facilities. However, in California the facilities are already there. The arguments for doing nothing have some limited grounds, but unless the facilities are there, ships will have no incentive to equip themselves to use them, and, as I have said,...

Air Quality and Shore-to-Ship Charging (29 Mar 2018)

Alan Whitehead: I do agree, and in a moment I shall refer to the support that the Government might be able to provide. If we are to roll out shore-to-ship power across the country, we shall need a combination of stick and carrot. The £100 million that I have just mentioned would, however, largely be recovered—eventually—in fees in subsequent years, because ships coming into port would be...


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