To ask the Secretary of State for Defence
(1) how much has been spent by his Department on lighting in each year since 1997;
(2) how many items of electrical equipment were used by his Department in the last year for which figures are available, broken down by (a) cost and (b) number of each type of item.
The costs of lighting equipment are not held centrally and could be provided only at disproportionate cost. The energy costs of lighting are subsumed in the appropriate utility heading; I refer the hon. Member to the reply I gave him on