To ask the Secretary of State for Justice
(1) whether his Department has switched its (a) gas or (b) electricity supplier in any of the last 10 years;
(2) which energy supplier supplies his Department with (a) gas and (b) electricity;
(3) how much his Department has spent on its (a) gas and (b) electricity bills in each of the last 10 years.
The Ministry of Justice started transferring its gas and energy supplies to the Government Procurement Service energy framework from March 2005. Contracts are transferred to the framework as they expire.
The Ministry of Justice was established on
|(a) Gas||(b) Electricity|
The spike in heating costs in 2008-09 is attributed to the extremely cold winter of that year, which at that point was the 10th coldest since Meteorological Office records began.