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To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer how he expects the fuel duty stabiliser introduced in the 2011 Budget will help stabilise petrol and diesel pump prices.
The fair fuel stabiliser ensures that when oil prices are high, as now, fuel duty will increase by inflation only.
Biodiesel is supported through the Department for Transport-administered Renewable Transport Fuel Obligation (RTFO). Unlike the excise duty system the RTFO is able to distinguish the environmental sustainability of biodiesel supplies and therefore help to safeguard against deforestation and unsustainable impacts on food crop production.