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Energy and Climate Change

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  • Alcoholic Drinks

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change what estimate he has made of the level of alcohol-related absenteeism in his Department; whether his Department has an (a) internal...

  • British Nuclear Fuels

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change how much grant has been provided from the public purse to British Nuclear Fuels Limited in each year of its operation.

  • Buildings

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change what occupation costs of each type are incurred for each property used by his Department.

  • Carbon Monoxide: Alarms

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change what estimate he has made of the proportion of domestic premises which have carbon monoxide alarms fitted.

  • Centrica

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change what recent discussions he has had with Centrica on its decision to forfeit its 20 per cent option on four planned nuclear plants.

  • Centrica

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change what assessment he has made of Centrica's decision to forfeit its 20 per cent option on four planned nuclear plants.

  • Cycling

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change who his Department's cycling champion is.

  • Cycling

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change what progress his Department has made on implementing the Cycle to Work guarantee.

  • Cycling

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change whether his Department has signed up to the Government's Cycle to Work scheme.

  • Departmental Responsibilities

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change when his Department plans to publish the latest edition of Estimated Impacts of Energy and Climate Change Policies.

  • Electricity: EU Law

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change what steps his Department has taken to transpose Article 37, section 1(i) and (j) of the Electricity Directive 2009/72/EC on common...

  • Electricity: EU Law

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change what steps his Department has taken to transpose Article 40 of the Electricity Directive 2009/72/EC on common rules for the internal...

  • Energy

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change what recent assessment his Department has made of the levels of transparency in the wholesale energy market.

  • Energy

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change what recent assessment he has made of the level of competition in the wholesale energy market.

  • Energy

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change what recent assessment his Department has made of the level of liquidity in the wholesale energy market.

  • Energy: EU Law

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change (1) what progress has been made on the implementation of EU Regulation 1227/2011 on wholesale energy market integrity and...

  • EU Emissions Trading System

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change what assessment he has made of the risk of carbon leakage if he does not provide the maximum level of compensation allowable to energy...

  • EU Law

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change (1) how many investigations Ofgem has undertaken under the provisions of article 40 of the electricity directive 2009/72/EC on common...

  • Food: Waste

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change how much surplus food was thrown away by his Department in (a) 2010, (b) 2011 and (c) 2012.

  • Green Deal Scheme

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change which hon. Members have been invited by his Department to be Green Deal parliamentary ambassadors; and which have (a) accepted and (b)...

  • Green Deal Scheme

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change what estimate he has made of the number of households which have been prevented from taking out a Green Deal package because they have...

  • Green Deal Scheme

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change how much of the funding of his Department's Green Deal communications campaign has been spent by (a) Freud PR, (b) the St Ives Group...

  • Green Deal Scheme

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change which publications will run Green Deal advertisements as part of his Department's Green Deal communications campaign.

  • Green Deal Scheme

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change what arrangements he has made with local authorities to allow funding for Green Deal pilot projects that were not spent in the...

  • Ict

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change what the (a) start date, (b) original planned completion date, (c) expected completion date, (d) planned cost and (e) expected cost is...

  • Inspections

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change pursuant to the answer of 6 February 2013, Official Report, column 241W, on inspections, what other priority work the Inspector has...

  • Natural Gas: EU Law

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change what steps his Department has taken to transpose Article 41, section 1(i) and (j) of the Gas Directive 2009/73/EC on common rules for...

  • Natural Gas: EU Law

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change what steps his Department has taken to transpose Article 44 of the Gas Directive 2009/73/EC on common rules for the internal market in...

  • Natural Gas: Price Fixing

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change what recent discussions he has had with (a) Ofgem and (b) the Financial Services Authority on price fixing in the gas market.

  • Nuclear Power

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change how much (a) research and development funding and (b) other state support for nuclear fission was provided by his Department in each...

  • Ofgem

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change what new monitoring duties have been placed on Ofgem since 2010; and what new information gathering powers have been given to Ofgem in...

  • Ofgem

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change how many full-time staff are employed at Ofgem for the purposes of (a) monitoring the level of transparency, including of wholesale...

  • Power Failures: Brigg

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change how many households in Brigg and Goole constituency experienced electricity supply failure in (a) 2012 and (b) 2013 to date; and what...

  • Public Appointments

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change how many people he appointed to public bodies in (a) 2010-11 and (b) 2011-12; (i) how many and (ii) what proportion of those appointees...

  • Regulation

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change how many and which regulations his Department has repealed between 1 June 2012 and 31 January 2013; and what estimate he has made of...

  • Regulation

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change how many regulations his Department introduced between 1 June 2012 and 31 January 2013; and what the anticipated cost is of each.

  • Renewable Heat Incentive Scheme

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change what recent assessment he has made of the effect of the Renewable Heat Incentive on the price of wood.

  • Road Haulage Forum

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change (1) when he last met the Road Haulage Forum; and who attended that meeting; (2) when he met the Road Haulage Forum in the last year;...

  • Sick Leave

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change how many days of paid sickness leave per individual member of staff are authorised in his Department on an annual basis.

  • Sick Leave

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change what steps he is taking to reduce sickness absence in his Department.

  • Solar Power: Manufacturing Industries

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change (1) whether his Department has assessed the potential effect of the EU Commission investigation into anti-dumping complaints against...

  • Staff

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change how many staff were employed by his Department in each of the last five years; and at what grade or pay band such staff were appointed.

  • Staff

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change how many staff are based in each property used by his Department.

  • Training

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change how much his Department spent on training and education for civil servants in (a) 2010-11 and (b) 2011-12; and if he will make a statement.

  • Travel

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change how much his Department spent on (a) the Government Car Service and (b) other taxi or car services for ministerial travel in each year...

  • Video Recordings

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change what costs are borne by his Department arising from the production, filming and casting of the video entitled Arnold Schwarzenegger's...

  • Warm Home Discount Scheme

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change what estimate he has made of the likely spend across suppliers for (a) core group and (b) broader group households for (i) Year two,...

  • Warm Home Discount Scheme

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change how many (a) core group and (b) broader group households will receive rebates for (i) Year two, (ii) Year three and (iii) Year four of...

  • Warm Home Discount Scheme

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change how many (a) core group and (b) broader group households receiving rebates from the Warm Home Discount scheme are also beneficiaries of...

  • Warm Home Discount Scheme

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change how many households (a) received and (b) are estimated to receive rebates under the (i) core group and (ii) broader group elements of...

  • Wind Power

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change what recent estimate he has made of the amount of (a) onshore and (b) offshore wind power generated in each (i) region, (ii) county in...

  • Wind Power

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change what steps he is taking to ensure that local authorities follow best practice guidelines on noise assessments for wind turbine applications.

  • Yorkshire and the Humber

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change how many staff of his Department are employed in (a) Hull and (b) East Yorkshire.