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Written Answers — Department for Energy and Climate Change: Climate Change (5 Jul 2016)

Amber Rudd: As my rt. hon. Friend the Prime Minister has said, nothing will change overnight – the UK remains a member of the European Union and existing rules apply. This is the start of a long and complicated process and the Government will need to consider all factors carefully in implementing the decision of the British people. We have been clear that we are still committed to making sure...

Written Answers — Department for Energy and Climate Change: Fuel Poverty (20 Nov 2014)

Amber Rudd: The Official Report of 6 November 2014, (Official Report, Column 959) records my rt. hon. Friend the Secretary of State as saying that “fuel poverty increased massively under the previous Government.” As shown by National Statistics, fuel poverty, measured using the 10% indicator in use under the previous Government, affected 3.5 million households in England in 2010. This was lower than...

Written Answers — Department for Energy and Climate Change: Procurement (18 Mar 2015)

Amber Rudd: The information requested is provided in the table below: DECC SME Spend Jan - Dec 2014 Procurement Spend Direct SME Spend Indirect SME Spend Total SME Spend SME Spend as % of Procurement Spend (£) (£) (£) (£) DECC Core Department £195,933,864 £12,347,092 £0 £12,347,092 6.30% Civil Nuclear Police Authority £22,088,587 £7,530,834 £0 £7,530,834 34.09%...

Written Answers — Department for Energy and Climate Change: Energy: Prices (19 Mar 2015)

Amber Rudd: All of the major suppliers have announced reductions to their standard variable gas tariffs in recent weeks in response to reductions in the wholesale gas price. The price of fixed term deals has continued to fall with the cheapest deal on the market £100 cheaper than the cheapest deal a year ago. The Competition and Markets Authority has made clear that it will be looking further at the...

Written Answers — Department for Energy and Climate Change: Environment Protection (21 Nov 2014)

Amber Rudd: Holding answer received on 20 November 2014 A report published by the Department for Business Innovation and Skills contains estimates of the number of jobs within the wider low carbon and environmental goods and services sector from 2007/08 to 2011/12 (figures for earlier years are not available) and can be found at: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/low-carbon-and-en...

Written Answers — Department for Energy and Climate Change: Housing: Insulation (17 Mar 2015)

Amber Rudd: Holding answer received on 09 March 2015 I have instructed DECC officials to gather further evidence to better understand the need for an independent oversight body for Cavity Wall Insulation (CWI) guarantees. I met with Cavity Insulation Guarantee Agency (CIGA) on 24 February to discuss this issue further, and they have committed to preparing a paper regarding this proposal. I have...

Written Answers — Energy and Climate Change: Renewables Obligation (17 Jul 2014)

Amber Rudd: The Government may carry out a banding review of RO support in England and Wales for any technology at any time if certain legislative conditions are met. As indicated in our consultation document and impact assessment, it is not clear that any of the conditions are met to trigger a banding review of solar support at this time. These are available on DECC’s web page:...

Energy and Climate Change: Energy Tariffs (12 May 2016)

Amber Rudd: The most effective way for consumers to ensure that they are on the best value tariff is by engaging with the energy market and switching supplier. I encourage all Members to urge their constituents to engage with the market and make use of the readily available Ofgem-approved price comparison websites. Meanwhile, we will continue to make it easier for consumers to switch, and we are working...

Oral Answers to Questions — Education: Topical Questions (15 Nov 2010)

Amber Rudd: Although 23.3% of our pupils at primary school in Hastings are on free school meals, against an average of 15%, our head teachers are still concerned that the number of children eligible for free school meals is under-represented in my town and that some people are simply not signing up. We hope that the Secretary of State will be able to consider other ways of deciding who will be in receipt...

Nato: Common Fisheries Policy (17 Jun 2013)

Amber Rudd: I agree that the Minister has been heroic in his determined efforts to achieve a reform of the discredited common fisheries policy, but fishermen in my constituency will be asking me a very simple question: what will that reform mean for them? Will it mean an end, at last, to the annual reduction in their quota which has been so appalling up to now, so that they will benefit once more from...

Written Answers — Department for Energy and Climate Change: Feed-in Tariffs (28 Oct 2014)

Amber Rudd: The small scale Feed-in Tariff scheme has been a great success since its launch in April 2010, with over 600,000 installations registered for the scheme at the end of September 2014. As required by our state aid approval, we will be conducting a periodic review of the Feed-in Tariff scheme in 2015 to check that compensation levels are appropriate for those looking to invest in their low...

Written Answers — Department for Energy and Climate Change: Energy: Meters (17 Dec 2014)

Amber Rudd: The Smart Metering technical and security architecture is based on a suite of agreed, open standards, reflecting the Government’s strategy to facilitate the development of third party innovative solutions for consumer devices. Consumer consumption data is stored securely on the meter, rather than in any central database. Consumers can give consent to authorised third parties to access this...

Bills Presented: Vote 100 and International Women’s Day (8 Mar 2018)

Amber Rudd: Quite simply, I can assure the House that ensuring that women have the right support at refuges is an essential part of the support that we will provide women when they become victims of domestic abuse. I know that there are concerns in the sector about funding, and there is a consultation ongoing, but we will not oversee a reduction in beds. We are looking for the most efficient, effective...

Written Answers — Department for Energy and Climate Change: Buildings: Lighting (7 Jan 2015)

Amber Rudd: We have not estimated the number of buildings domestic or commercial that use LED lighting. We estimate that sales of LED lighting in 2013 had increased to 2.5% of the total sales of lighting. From a recent report that DECC published in the summer of 2014 consumers using these more efficient light bulbs, compared to incandescent, can save over £300 by 2030:...

Written Answers — Department for Energy and Climate Change: Staff (15 Dec 2014)

Amber Rudd: The Department of Energy & Climate Change regularly publishes, as part of the Coalition Governments Transparency Agenda, details of the size and cost of its entire workforce on its website. The full details can be found at:https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/decc-workforce- management-informationhttps://www.gov.uk/government/collecti ons/decc-annual-reports-and-accounts Contract details...

Written Answers — Department for Energy and Climate Change: Housing: Energy (23 Feb 2015)

Amber Rudd: The Department’s quarterly data on smart meter installations is currently collected from energy suppliers in an aggregated format, rather than at a household level. As a result, it is not possible to ascertain through data linking how many Energy Companies' Obligation measures (where the data are collected at household level, and reported on monthly as National Statistics:...

Written Answers — Department for Energy and Climate Change: Apprentices (5 Mar 2015)

Amber Rudd: The Department of Energy & Climate Change (DECC) currently employs four apprentices; one is aged 16-18; two are aged 19-23; one is aged 24+. DECC does not hold the information requested on previous government employment. The Coal Authority currently employs two apprentices, both of these falls into the 19-24 age bracket and are undertaking level 3 apprenticeships. Neither of these...

Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Engagements (5 Sep 2018)

Amber Rudd: SIS II, Prüm and PNR are all EU-wide databases, many of which the UK helped to shape and which keep us safe. While there is much debate here about the type of trading arrangement we will have with the EU, may I ask the Prime Minister for reassurance that there will still be the highest level of security arrangement with the EU as we leave the European Union, because any reduction would be...

Written Answers — Department for Energy and Climate Change: Employment Agencies (29 Jan 2015)

Amber Rudd: The Department of Energy & Climate Change (DECC) has used employment or recruitment agencies to procure contingent workers, as set out in the table below. Period No. of people Apr 10 - Mar 11 108 Apr 11 - Mar 12 172 Apr 12 - Mar 13 178 Apr 13 - Mar 14 151 Apr 14 - Dec 14 76 Contingent workers include Agency Temps, Contractors etc. but exclude civil servants on permanent...

Scottish Parliament: United Kingdom Government Energy Policies (Impact on Climate Targets) (11 Nov 2015)

Aileen McLeod: Ahead of my attendance at the UN conference of the parties, I met the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, Amber Rudd, at the environment councils in June and September to discuss our shared ambitions. The Scottish Government and other devolved Administrations have been consulted on the UK negotiating position. The First Minister and the Prime Minister have also corresponded on...


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