Department for Energy and Climate Change

written question – answered on .

Alert me about debates like this

  • Fracking

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, what notice and publicity requirements relate to the planning and environmental permitting process for hydraulic fracturing.

  • Nuclear Decommissioning Authority

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, how much the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority paid its staff in (a) performance-related payments and (b) other payments, allowances...

  • Energy: Meters

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, pursuant to the Answer of 13 January 2015 to Question 220385, what the purposes and functions are of the Smart Metering Implementation...

  • Pay

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, how much was paid by his Department to its staff in each of the last four years in (a) performance-related payments and (b) other...

  • Fuel Poverty

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, if he will make it his policy to implement the Affordable Warmth Manifesto published by the End Fuel Poverty Coalition in September 2014.

  • Solar Power

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, how many households have installed solar panels in each year since May 2010.

  • Wind Power

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, how many households have installed wind turbines in each year since May 2010.

  • Biofuels

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, with reference to his Department's report, Life Cycle Impacts of Biomass Electricity in 2020, what assessment he has made of the...

  • Biofuels

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, with reference to paragraph 68 of his Department's report, Life Cycle Impacts of Biomass Electricity in 2020, if he will make an...

  • Energy: Meters

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, what estimate his Department has made of the average reduction in annual household energy consumption from installing a smart meter.

  • Fracking

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, with reference to the Government response to the report from the Royal Academy of Engineering and the Royal Society on shale gas...

  • Fracking

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, which body will maintain and regulate the seismic activities of companies fracking at depth for shale gas and intervene in the event...

  • Fracking

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, what representations he has received on self monitoring by fracking companies for shale gas; and if he will make a statement.

  • Fracking

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, which regulator regulates the activities of all regulators for fracking activities.

  • Fracking

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, if his Department will exercise the precautionary principle for each application for a licence to frack hydraulically for shale gas.

  • Fracking

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, what the role is of the Office of Unconventional Gas and Oil in regulation and oversight of onshore fracking activities for shale gas.

  • Energy

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, if he will amend the Social and Environment Statutory Guidance to the Gas and Electric Market Authority to include families with...

  • Energy: Conservation

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, what progress has been made in implementing his Department's Energy Efficiency Strategy, published in November 2012.

  • Fossil Fuels: Exploration

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, what the inspection process is for onshore gas and oil exploration.

  • Renewable Energy: Heating

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, with reference to the finding of the Evaluation of the Renewable Heat Premium Payment Scheme Phase Two, published by his Department on...

  • Wind Power

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, what progress he has made on addressing manufacturers selling wind turbines which have been de-rated to allow them to benefit from...

  • Wind Power

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, how many wind turbines have been deployed in each county within the 100-500kW feed-in tariff to date.

  • Wind Power

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, how many medium wind turbines deemed excessively de-rated have been granted pre-accreditation or have been commissioned in (a) 1 April...

  • Wind Power

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, when his Department first became aware of wind turbines being excessively de-rated in order for generators to benefit from higher than...

  • Renewable Energy: Northern Ireland

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, what recent discussions he has had with the Northern Ireland Executive on the use of renewable energy in Northern Ireland.

  • Public Expenditure

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, what his Department's expenditure was in (a) England, (b) Scotland, (c) Northern Ireland and (d) Wales in 2014.

  • Energy: Meters

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, if he will take steps to limit the amount energy suppliers can charge consumers for the introduction of smart meters.

  • Hinkley Point C Power Station

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, what communications he has had with the European Commission in respect of his plans to hold a departmental golden share in the Hinkley...

  • Overseas Investment: India

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, what discussions he or his officials have had with their counterparts in UK Trade & Investment, the Department for Business,...

  • Offshore Industry

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, pursuant to the Answer of 9 February 2015 to Question 223360, what proportion of the 1,000 skilled people he expects to be UK-based;...

  • Rio Tinto Group

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, whether any employees of Rio Tinto plc has been seconded to his Department in the last five years.

  • Rio Tinto Group

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, whether any former officials of his Department have taken employment with Rio Tinto plc in the last five years.

  • Electricity

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, how many electricity customers switched to an independent supplier in each month of 2014.

  • Electricity: Prices

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, what estimate he has made of regional differences in the cost of electricity to domestic consumers.

  • Hydroelectric Power

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, what estimate he has made of the average cost of connecting community hydro-electric schemes to the National Grid in the last five years.

  • Energy: Debts

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, what estimate he has made of how many families with children are currently in debt to their energy companies.

  • Energy: Debts

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, if the Government will take steps to prioritise support for families with children when they fall behind on their bills to energy...

  • Energy: Meters

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, what information energy suppliers are required to provide (a) his Department and (b) Ofgem to assist with monitoring the roll-out of...

  • Private Rented Housing: Energy

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, what assessment his Department has made of the resources needed by local authorities to enforce a minimum energy efficiency standard...

  • Housing: Energy

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, how many households that have had a smart meter installed in their property have also had one or more unique energy efficiency...

  • Training

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, what guidance his Department provides to its managers on how many days training should be made available to staff.

  • Training

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, what the average number of days training of full-time equivalent staff employed in his Department was in each of the last three...

  • Training

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, what his Department's training budget was in each of the last three financial years.

  • Training

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, how much his Department spent on training in each of the last three financial years.

  • Nuclear Decommissioning Authority

    To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, pursuant to the Answer of 9 February 2015 to Question 222829, what the (a) research and technology, (b) IT, (c) security, (d)...