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Written Answers — Department for Energy Security and Net Zero: Climate Change Convention (16 May 2024)

Justin Tomlinson: My Rt hon Friend the Secretary of State continues to have ongoing discussions with colleagues concerning Departmental business. The Department for Energy Security and Net Zero will continue to lead on international climate policy across Government, working closely with other Departments to raise ambition and drive forward action to deliver on the Paris Agreement at COP29 and at other key...

Written Answers — Department for Energy Security and Net Zero: Climate Change and Nature Conservation: Devolution (16 May 2024)

Justin Tomlinson: DESNZ works closely with the Devolved Administrations on climate and net zero issues, including through the Interministerial Group for Net Zero, Energy and Climate Change which supports effective engagement and collaboration in areas of shared interest between the UK administrations. The group last met on 13 March. Many UK Government departments play a vital role in delivering carbon...

Written Answers — Department for Energy Security and Net Zero: Energy Supply: Communication (16 May 2024)

Justin Tomlinson: The Government engages regularly with energy companies and is committed to delivering the energy infrastructure needed for net zero and energy security, while ensuring that individuals are fairly compensated and brought into the process. To install infrastructure, network operators often need access to private land and appropriate compensation, covering both the value of land and any...

Written Answers — Department for Energy Security and Net Zero: Carbon Budgets (13 May 2024)

Justin Tomlinson: ...plans nor the policies themselves, which will keep the UK on track to meet our international commitments, including the 2030 Nationally Determined Contribution (NDC) under the Paris Agreement, and Net Zero by 2050. Officials are considering the best approach to comply with the court order and Government will publish a new report within 12 months.

Written Answers — Department for Energy Security and Net Zero: Carbon Emissions: Impact Assessments ( 8 May 2024)

Justin Tomlinson: The Impact Assessment compared the costs and benefits of meeting net zero in 2050 for different options for the level of the Sixth Carbon Budget, including the level recommended by the Climate Change Committee which has since been voted into law. Costs and benefits were aggregated over 2020-2050 to reflect uncertainty around the precise annual profile. Given this uncertainty, the table below...

Written Answers — Department for Energy Security and Net Zero: Net Zero Council: Meetings ( 2 May 2024)

Justin Tomlinson: Meetings of the Net Zero Council are currently scheduled to take place on 3 July 2024, 9 October 2024 and 15 January 2025.

Written Answers — Department for Energy Security and Net Zero: Brazil: Bilateral Aid (30 Apr 2024)

Justin Tomlinson: ...finance to Brazil, with more than £400 million committed. The UK’s contribution supports initiatives under the Green and Inclusive Growth partnership to help Brazil’s economic transition to net zero, reduce deforestation rates and support Brazil’s ambition to develop a bioeconomy which values standing forest and supports local communities’ livelihoods. At COP 28 the UK signed a...

Written Answers — Department for Energy Security and Net Zero: Carbon Emissions: Business (26 Apr 2024)

Justin Tomlinson: Net zero business sector roadmap guidelines were published in August 2023, providing a robust, credible and consistent set of criteria to support businesses in developing tailored action plans to reduce emissions. Industry representatives have led the development of roadmaps in priority sectors, which have been discussed by the Council to catalyse action across the economy and identify...

Written Answers — Department for Energy Security and Net Zero: Carbon Emissions: Business (26 Apr 2024)

Justin Tomlinson: The Net Zero Council developed guidelines to help businesses create tailored action plans to reduce emissions across their sector. These were published last year and provide a robust, credible and consistent set of criteria for business sector roadmaps. Industry-led roadmaps have been developed in line with this guidance for priority sectors of the economy, with input from both industry...

Written Answers — Department for Energy Security and Net Zero: Net Zero Council (26 Apr 2024)

Justin Tomlinson: Delivery of net zero relies on strong business action. The Council supported the re-launch of the UK Business Climate Hub, which provides information and resources to SMEs. The Hub highlights the benefits of reducing carbon emissions, setting out the opportunities offered by net zero and empowering businesses to act. The Council remains committed to further developing the UK Business Climate...

Written Answers — Department for Energy Security and Net Zero: Net Zero Council (26 Apr 2024)

Justin Tomlinson: A public engagement working group has been convened under the Net Zero Council, meeting an ask from businesses for consumer-facing information on net zero to support their own engagement. The group is chaired by Council member Chris Hulatt, Co-founder of Octopus Investments, and includes representatives from key business sectors, behaviour change experts and public engagement specialists. The...

Written Answers — Department for Energy Security and Net Zero: Net Zero Council (26 Apr 2024)

Justin Tomlinson: The Net Zero Council is co-chaired by myself and CEO of the Co-operative Group, Shirine Khoury-Haq. Minutes of its meetings can be found on gov.uk at https://www.gov.uk/government/groups/net-zero-council Ministers and officials have regular discussions with 10 Downing Street on a range of issues across our departmental responsibilities, including net zero.

Written Answers — Department for Energy Security and Net Zero: Carbon Emissions (25 Apr 2024)

Justin Tomlinson: The Net Zero Council has met four times since it was established in 2023. As a strategic partnership between government, business and finance it has catalysed action across the economy. Under its leadership, industry-led roadmaps representing around 80% of UK territorial emissions have been produced in line with clear, consistent guidelines developed by the Council. The Council has also taken...

Written Answers — Department for Energy Security and Net Zero: Net Zero Innovation Board (25 Apr 2024)

Justin Tomlinson: The Net Zero Innovation Board provides strategic oversight of government funding of net zero innovation programmes and has met four times since February 2023 – in July, October and December 2023 and March 2024.

Written Answers — Department for Energy Security and Net Zero: Climate Change (25 Apr 2024)

Justin Tomlinson: .... Taken together, the policies set out in last year’s Carbon Budget Delivery Plan keep us on track for Carbon Budgets 4, 5 and 6, our 2030 Nationally Determined Contribution, and ultimately for net zero by 2050. Renewables, which have increased from 7% in 2010 to nearly half of our electricity generation, will help ensure our energy security – providing homegrown energy, and reducing...

Written Answers — Department for Energy Security and Net Zero: Department for Energy Security and Net Zero: Public Consultation (24 Apr 2024)

Justin Tomlinson: The Department for Energy Security and Net Zero has inherited or published 35 consultations, for which a response by the department is still outstanding:Data sharing regulations for a safeguard energy tariffReview of consents for major energy infrastructure projects and Special Protection AreasImproving the energy performance of privately rented homesImproving home energy performance through...

Written Answers — Department for Energy Security and Net Zero: Electric Vehicles and National Grid: National Security (24 Apr 2024)

Justin Tomlinson: The Government takes the security of the electricity grid and electric vehicle infrastructure extremely seriously. The Department for Energy Security and Net Zero works closely with Ofgem, the National Cyber Security Centre, and operators to strengthen infrastructure against attacks, share threat intelligence, and set clear and robust regulatory standards that are enforced through the Network...

Written Answers — Department for Energy Security and Net Zero: Electricity: Imports (23 Apr 2024)

Justin Tomlinson: ...and robust regulatory process run by Ofgem, ensuring that only projects which bring benefits to GB consumers are built. [1] https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/transitioning-to- a-net-zero-energy-system-smart-systems-and-flexibility-plan- 2021

Written Answers — Department for Energy Security and Net Zero: Electricity Generation (23 Apr 2024)

Justin Tomlinson: We will need unabated gas in 2035 to play a small but important role when the wind does not blow or the sun does not shine. Our published Net Zero scenarios envisage a small but important role for unabated gas in 2035. Without a role for unabated gas, we would likely run an increased risk of blackouts.

Written Answers — Department for Energy Security and Net Zero: Electricity: Imports (23 Apr 2024)

Justin Tomlinson: As set out in our net zero and power sector scenarios,[1] the UK could become a net electricity exporter in future. In 2030, net exports are 2.4% of gross generation supplied in the higher electricity demand scenario. The UK remains a net importer in the lower electricity demand scenario with net imports providing an additional 2.3% to gross generation supplied. In 2040, net exports are 8.2%...


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