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Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Boilers: Standards (25 Jul 2018)

Alan Whitehead: To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what assessment he has made of the compliance of boilers sold in the UK with minimum efficiency requirements.

Wylfa Nuclear Power Project: Taxpayer Liability for Safety — [Mr Laurence Robertson in the Chair] (24 Jul 2018)

Alan Whitehead: It would be really helpful if the Minister were able to indicate, either today or very shortly, when she will be able to place on the record the shape of the negotiations on Wylfa—the main components of the negotiations, what has already been agreed in principle and what remains to be discussed. I do not know whether she can do that in the near future, but it would be helpful if she...

Wylfa Nuclear Power Project: Taxpayer Liability for Safety — [Mr Laurence Robertson in the Chair] (24 Jul 2018)

Alan Whitehead: I thought I would break with convention and attempt, this afternoon, to address my remarks to the debate whose title we have before us. The debate is about taxpayer liability for safety at the Wylfa nuclear power project. The matter has been dealt with in passing by the hon. Member for Inverclyde (Ronnie Cowan) and my hon. Friend the Member for Glasgow North East (Mr Sweeney), as it...

Domestic Gas and Electricity (Tariff Cap) Bill: Ongoing relative tariff differential (18 Jul 2018)

Alan Whitehead: Labour Members are delighted that the Bill to institute an absolute price cap on energy costs is about to pass into law, mechanisms notwithstanding, this afternoon. We are delighted because of the parentage of the Bill, which emanates from the Labour Benches. If hon. Members are worried about the authenticity of the parentage, I can produce a birth certificate: the motion that was debated in...

Domestic Gas and Electricity (Tariff Cap) Bill: Ongoing relative tariff differential (18 Jul 2018)

Alan Whitehead: Indeed. Five and a half years later, we are almost there. I hope that the procedures on the market issues that we have discussed during the Bill’s progress ensure that while there is a price cap those issues are addressed so that we can, as the mechanism in the Bill suggests, come out of the price cap with market conditions resolved in a much better way for customers. Indeed, just as...

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Natural Gas: Storage (18 Jul 2018)

Alan Whitehead: To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what the implications are for his policy on energy security of the decision in March 2018 not to return to operation the Hole House gas storage facility; and what recent assessment he has made of the level of UK energy security.

Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Engagements (18 Jul 2018)

Alan Whitehead: The largest apprenticeship provider in Southampton recently reported to me that he has suffered a 70% drop in apprentices on his books since the introduction of the levy-based apprenticeship system. That accords with figures from other providers in my area and means that hundreds of young people will now not get the apprenticeships they need. What is the Prime Minister doing to get the...

Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Renewable Power-Generating Companies (17 Jul 2018)

Alan Whitehead: Solar PV installations this year will be running at just 2% of their peak rate in 2011. This is certainly due to the downgrading and forthcoming closure of the FIT scheme in March 2019. As the Minister has mentioned, a consultation on FITs has now been promised for a year. It was supposed to have been published by this recess; now it is not. Why is the Minister fiddling about the future of...

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Renewable Heat Incentive Scheme (12 Jul 2018)

Alan Whitehead: To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, whether he has plans to introduce a replacement for the Renewable Heat Incentive for when it ends in March 2021.

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Carbon Budgets (12 Jul 2018)

Alan Whitehead: To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what plans he will put in place to fill the policy gap identified by the Committee on Climate Change in meeting the fourth and fifth carbon budgets.

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Office for Nuclear Regulation: Finance (12 Jul 2018)

Alan Whitehead: To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what recent requests for funding his Department has received from the Office for Nuclear Regulation.

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

Alan Whitehead: To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what plans he has to (a) mandate or (b) encourage an increase in the energy efficiency of electricity consuming products after the UK leaves the EU.

Written Answers — Treasury: Natural Gas: Storage (12 Jul 2018)

Alan Whitehead: To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, if he will review gas storage business rates after the decision of EDF to close the Hole House gas storage facility because of challenging market conditions.

Petition - Home Education: Draft Guidance and Consultation (11 Jul 2018)

Alan Whitehead: I rise to present the petition of Polly Smith and 25 of my constituents. The petition states: The petition of residents of Southampton Test Constituency, Declare that the “Home Education - Call for Evidence and revised DfE guidance” has been written following significant consultation with local authorities and no consultation whatsoever with the home education community; further...

Nuclear Sector Deal — [Albert Owen in the Chair] (11 Jul 2018)

Alan Whitehead: This morning I will concentrate on the debate initiated by the hon. Member for Copeland (Trudy Harrison) which is on the nuclear sector deal, following the publication of the industrial strategy, before making a few other remarks. I congratulate her on securing this debate. She provides an example of one of the pillars of the industrial strategy, which is about place, and during her time in...

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Waste Management (11 Jul 2018)

Alan Whitehead: To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, when he plans to publish his resources and waste strategy.

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Waste Management (11 Jul 2018)

Alan Whitehead: To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what recent discussions he has had with the Chancellor of the Exchequer on potential funding for separate food waste collections in England.

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Climate Change Convention (9 Jul 2018)

Alan Whitehead: To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, pursuant to the Answer of 21 June 2018 to Question 153707, on Climate Change Convention, whether his Department plans to make public the terms of reference for the advice sought from the Committee on Climate Change.

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Climate Change Convention (21 Jun 2018)

Alan Whitehead: To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, whether he plans to instruct the Committee on Climate Change to report on the steps required for the UK to meet the Paris Agreement.

Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Engagements (20 Jun 2018)

Alan Whitehead: If she will list her official engagements for Wednesday 20 June.


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