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Terrorism: Sexual Violence - Question (1 Nov 2017)

Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon: I can give the noble Lord that assurance. Only two weeks ago, the Home Secretary, Amber Rudd, chaired a meeting of Ministers, including those from the Foreign Office and DCLG. They looked at the action we are taking domestically on the primary issue of modern slavery and the referral mechanism, which includes support for victims of human trafficking. The meeting also brought together...

Salisbury Update (5 Sep 2018)

Amber Rudd: I join the Prime Minister in congratulating the security and police services on their brilliant work in arriving at these conclusions. Two named Russian intelligence officers—nothing could be more conclusive. The nature of the Russian propaganda machine is that it will always try to throw up smoke to confuse us, but does she share my hope that the evidence here will make it clear to all...

Written Answers — Energy and Climate Change: Solar Power (1 Sep 2014)

Amber Rudd: We have used scenario-based analysis to illustrate a range of potential outcomes under each policy. For the changes to the FITs degression mechanism to support midscale building-mounted solar, the scenarios for deployment in 2020-21 are set out in Table 5 here: ent_data/file/310432/2014-05-13_-_FITs_solar_consultation_IA...

Environment and Climate Change (1 May 2019)

Michael Gove: ...—to bringing the conference of parties on climate change to London in 2020, to ensure that this country can build on the achievements that my right hon. Friend the Member for Hastings and Rye (Amber Rudd) helped to secure at Paris and so we ensure that Britain can show global leadership on the environment and climate change.

Written Answers — Department for Energy and Climate Change: Biofuels (23 Oct 2014)

Amber Rudd: Those installations supplying greater than 50kW of energy from bioliquids have been required to comply with the Renewable Energy Directive sustainability criteria since 2011. The average GHG emissions saving of bioliquids reported to Ofgem in the year 2012-2013 was 84.7%. In addition, the UK Government is bringing in tough new sustainability criteria for those supplying energy and power from...

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

Amber Rudd: Holding answer received on 16 March 2015 The Renewable Energy Planning Database (REPD) does not routinely capture information on planning applications from renewable electricity projects seeking to repower. The table below sets out the number and capacity of onshore wind projects that received or were refused planning permission in each year since 2009 and whose operator site names...

Ministerial Code (2 Mar 2020)

Michael Gove: ...We are fortunate in this country to have had a succession of strong female Home Secretaries. Jacqui Smith, the former Member for Redditch; my right hon. Friend the Member for Maidenhead (Mrs May); Amber Rudd, the former Member for Hastings and Rye; and now my right hon. Friend the Member for Witham (Priti Patel) have all been distinguished public servants. They all demonstrate the...

Written Answers — Department for Energy and Climate Change: Biofuels (23 Oct 2014)

Amber Rudd: The UK has some of the toughest bioenergy sustainability criteria in the world and the UK remains at the forefront of improving sustainability standards. From next year payments will only be made for biomass which meets these standards. The greenhouse gas requirement uses the standard EU methodology and requires that biomass conversions represent at least a 69% GHG saving compared to coal....

Written Answers — Department for Energy and Climate Change: Energy: Job Creation (28 Oct 2014)

Amber Rudd: The Department of Energy and Climate Change does not collect information on employment in renewable energy and energy-saving technologies at this level of disaggregation. At an aggregate level, the Renewable Energy Association has estimated that there were around 103,000 people employed in 2012/13 across the range of renewable technologies:

Domestic Energy Efficiency (21 Oct 2014)

Amber Rudd: That is good. We want to support and encourage landlords to make improvements to their properties and empower tenants to request them. That is why, on 22 July 2014, we launched our consultation on energy efficiency regulations for the private rented sector. As a result of our proposals, from April 2016, private tenants will have a right to request consent for energy efficiency measures,...

Written Answers — Department for Energy and Climate Change: Public Expenditure (13 Jan 2015)

Amber Rudd: A detailed breakdown of the programmes supported under the sub-heading “G” and the Budgets for 2013-14 and 2014-15 at the time of the Main Estimate is held on the HM Treasury database OSCAR, and is shown in the table below: 2013-14 2014-15 2013-14 2014-15 Programme Resource £k Capital £k Purpose/function 26,835 32,936 4,200 8,600 Coal Authority 26,835...

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

Amber Rudd: Until July 2012, DECC utilised the non-permanent framework for interim workers which had 21 suppliers. For agency workers DECC utilised the non-medical non-clinical framework which has 143 suppliers. DECC calls off these but does not hold central records of how many individual agencies on these frameworks have been used. From August 2012, interim workers have been procured through the...

Written Answers — Energy and Climate Change: Solar Power (22 Jul 2014)

Amber Rudd: The Government set out the measures it intends to take to promote deployment of solar PV in the UK Solar PV Strategy published in April: ent_data/file/302049/uk_solar_pv_strategy_part_2.pdf The Final EMR Delivery Plan indicated that about 11-12 GWp of solar PV could be deployed in UK by the end of the decade. Scope for more...

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

Amber Rudd: In the 2014 People Survey, 72% of DECC respondents declaring a long-standing physical or mental health condition, illness, impairment or disability responded that they were treated fairly at work. 86% of DECC respondents declaring that they did not have a long-standing physical or mental health condition, illness, impairment or disability responded that they were treated fairly at work. To...

Foreign Fighters and the Death Penalty: Points of Order (23 Jul 2018)

Amber Rudd: On a point of order, Mr Speaker. The right hon. Member for Hayes and Harlington (John McDonnell) and his shadow Treasury team, whose names escape me right now, visited my constituency of Hastings and Rye over the weekend, yet failed to alert me to the fact that they were coming. Could I ask for your advice, Mr Speaker, on how I might encourage Members to come in a personal capacity to the...

Written Answers — Department for Energy and Climate Change: Correspondence (17 Nov 2014)

Amber Rudd: DECC is committed to ensuring that correspondence is logged efficiently and in a timely manner. When correspondence to the Department is sent in via DECC’s official channels, it is processed by DECC’s central Correspondence Unit. The DECC Correspondence Unit conducts regular reviews of its correspondence handling processes (including logging of all correspondence) as part of its ongoing...

Written Ministerial Statements — Home Office: Contingencies Fund Advance (10 Oct 2016)

Amber Rudd: The Home Office requires an advance to start recruitment of the Director General of the Office for Police Conduct. This advance is to cover recruitment costs only, as the successful candidate will take up their post following Royal Assent of the Policing and Crime Bill. Parliamentary approval for additional resources of £15,000 for this new service will be sought in a Supplementary Estimate...

Written Answers — Department for Energy and Climate Change: Fuel Poverty: Children (5 Jan 2015)

Amber Rudd: Fuel poverty is measured at the household level rather than the individual level. The number of households in fuel poverty in England, which contain at least one child under the age of 16, is shown in the table. Fuel poverty is measured using the Low Income High Costs measure, which is only available back to 2011. Number of households in fuel poverty which contain at least one...

Written Answers — Department for Energy and Climate Change: Microgeneration: York (24 Mar 2015)

Amber Rudd: The number of domestic solar PV and wind turbines installations confirmed on the Central Feed-in Tariff Register in each year since 2010, in York Central parliamentary constituency and in York Unitary Authority was as follows: York Central parliamentary constituency York Unitary Authority Solar PV Wind turbines Solar PV Wind turbines 2010 19 0 58 0 2011 160 0 570 1...

October EU Council (22 Oct 2018)

Roger Gale: First, may I say that I concur with my right hon. Friend the Member for Hastings and Rye (Amber Rudd)? I believe that most Members on the Government Benches and, indeed, in the House utterly condemn and regard with disdain the tone of some of the language used at the weekend. Is it not the case that talk of a second referendum at this crucial stage in the negotiations can only undermine the...

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