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Business, Innovation and Skills written question – answered on 27th June 2012.

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Photo of Caroline Flint Caroline Flint Shadow Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change

To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills how much his Department spent on (a) gas and (b) electricity bills in each of the last 10 years.

Photo of Norman Lamb Norman Lamb The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills

The following figures relate to spend by this Department and its predecessors on gas and electricity since 2003/04.

  Electricity Gas
2003/04 781,211 73,751
2004/05 930,303 118,358
2005/06 1,349,730 148,064
2006/07 1,581,524 91,085
2007/08 1,518,477 106,419
2008/09 1,903,247 113,738
2009/10 2,077,948 110,713
2010/11 1,832,670 173,437
2011/12 1,798,531 158,437

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