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Departmental Energy

Culture Media and Sport written question – answered on 18th June 2009.

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Photo of Gregory Barker Gregory Barker Shadow Minister (Energy and Climate Change)

To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport how much (a) electricity and (b) gas was used (i) on his Department's estate and (ii) by his Department's agency in each year from 2004-05 to 2008-09.

Photo of Gerry Sutcliffe Gerry Sutcliffe Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Culture, Media and Sport) (Sport)

The electricity and gas used by the Department and the Royal Parks on its office estate is detailed in the following table.

Electricity Kwh Gas Kwh
Department for Culture, Media and Sport
1999-2000 n/a n/a
2000-01 n/a n/a
2001-02 n/a n/a
2002-03 n/a n/a
2003-04 4,368,192 3,275,860
2004-05 4,186,267 2,643,861
2005-06 4,438,625 2,488,443
2006-07 4,320,106 2,631,318
2007-08 3,647,784 2,135,379
2008-09 3,091,873 1,344,409
The Royal Parks
1999-2000 n/a n/a
2000-01 n/a n/a
2001-02 n/a n/a
2002-03 n/a n/a
2003-04 n/a n/a
2004-05 4,141,338 1,275,682
2005-06 3,346,056 1,402,580
2006-07 3,220,032 1,505,334
2007-08 2,995,048 1,490,492
2008-09 n/a n/a
n/a = Not available.

Data are not available prior to April 2004 and since April 2008 the Royal Parks have not recorded data on kwh consumed.

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