To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, pursuant to the Answer of 24 September 2019 to Question 290332 on Department of Health and Social Care: Energy Supply, what initiatives are included in the on-going programme to reduce emissions; and what the timeframe is for the implementation of each of those initiatives.
The Department undertakes a rolling programme of initiatives to reduce emissions. This includes works to lighting, heating and ventilation systems and building energy systems. We do not have a timeframe for each individual initiative. A sample of some initiatives are listed in the following table:
Heating, ventilation and air conditioning
Boiler optimisation, heating additive to improve efficiency, Smartcool (cooling optimisation)
Lighting upgrades including photo cell and passive infrared sensors, replacement LED lighting
Monthly energy consumption dashboard