Electric Aviation APPG

First Registered: 07/08/2020 • Last updated on: 21/04/2021

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The group will champion UK aviation with a view to developing the world’s first British built hybrid electric passenger plane and will seek to influence government policy to ensure that strategic directions are relevant to meeting all the Flight path 2050 and Jet Zero consortium targets.

Note: All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) are informal, cross-party groups formed by MPs and Members of the House of Lords who share a common interest in a particular policy area, region or country. APPGs have no official status within Parliament.

Current Members - Contact Details - Benefits in Kind - Financial Benefits

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Recent Documents related to Electric Aviation

1. Airlines UK - written evidence
03/09/2019 - Inquiry: Decarbonisation of the UK Economy and Green Finance - Treasury Committee
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Found: an aircraft. New data[1] reaffirms the value of aviation to the UK:                                   

2. Transport Statistics Great Britain information
17/12/2020 - Department for Transport
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Found: p1Fuel Consumption p1Greenhouse Gas p5 p8p11 Electric Vehicles p12Further informationPublic enquiries

3. Transport energy and environment statistics information
11/06/2020 - Department for Transport
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Found: p1Fuel Consumption p1Greenhouse Gas p5 p8p11 Electric Vehicles p12Further informationPublic enquiries

4. Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 23 March 2017
24/03/2017 - Bill Documents


5. Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 23 March 2017
23/03/2017 - Bill Documents

Found: at their next appearance VEHICLE TECHNOLOGY AND AVIATION BILL NOTE This document includes all amendments

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Electric Aviation

1. Jet Zero Council
14/10/2020 - Westminster Hall

1: biggest global aviation network in the world, and we are a leading aerospace nation. Aviation contributes - Speech Link

2. Covid-19: Transport Industry
06/10/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: March the Government announced a fund to improve electric vehicle infrastructure, particularly charging - Speech Link
2: should do so safely. The noble Baroness mentioned electric vehicles. Of course, the Government have a huge - Speech Link
3: are we not going to become the world leader in electric cars, looking to the future rather than the past - Speech Link

3. Alternative Fuelled Vehicles: Energy Provision
06/10/2020 - Westminster Hall

1: and vans were sold in total. Last month, battery electric and plug-in hybrid cars made up one in 10 registrations - Speech Link
2: this debate. I will focus my remarks mainly on electric vehicles, a concept whose time has well and truly - Speech Link

4. Oral Answers to Questions
12/03/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: responsibility for aviation, and I have also had similar discussions with all the aviation industry leaders - Speech Link
2: and we are doing further work with the Civil Aviation Authority and the EU, particularly over EU regulation - Speech Link
3: want to have electric buses—4,000 of them, with this new money. These new buses can be electric or, indeed - Speech Link

5. Transport
05/02/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: decarbonise the UK’s entire bus network, to invest in an electric vehicle charging network that can support the - Speech Link
2: and that is excluding international shipping and aviation. It is also the worst-performing sector when it - Speech Link
3: poverty of vision for the climate and for industry. Electric vehicles will be as cheap as diesel and petrol - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Electric Aviation
1. Aviation
asked by: Lord Kennedy of Southwark
... in the UK each day from 23 March to 16 July.

2. Aviation
asked by: Jim Shannon
... what long term steps he is taking to protect regional aviation connectivity.

3. Aviation
asked by: Stephen Doughty
... (iii) military and (iv) other; and what the five most common points of departure were for those flights.

4. Aviation
asked by: Maria Eagle
... how many meetings he has had with Ministers of the HM Treasury to discuss the aviation industry in the last three months .

5. Aviation
asked by: Abena Oppong-Asare
... what the timeline is for the publication of the aviation recovery plan.

Latest Questions
11 Current APPG Officers
Paul Beresford Portrait
Paul Beresford
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Mole Valley
Joined: 7th August 2020
Viscount Trenchard Portrait
Viscount Trenchard
Vice Chair
Conservative - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 7th August 2020
2 APPG Memberships
Japan , Mutuals
Hilary Benn Portrait
Hilary Benn
Vice Chair
Labour - Leeds Central
Joined: 7th August 2020
Oliver Heald Portrait
Oliver Heald
Vice Chair
Conservative - North East Hertfordshire
Joined: 7th August 2020
Lord Desai Portrait
Lord Desai
Non-affiliated - Life peer
Joined: 7th August 2020
No other APPG Memberships
Christopher Chope Portrait
Christopher Chope
Conservative - Christchurch
Joined: 7th August 2020
2 APPG Memberships
Historic Vehicles , Park Homes
Lord Glenarthur Portrait
Lord Glenarthur
Conservative - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 7th August 2020
No other APPG Memberships
Lord Jones of Cheltenham Portrait
Lord Jones of Cheltenham
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 27th January 2021
Lord Fox Portrait
Lord Fox
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 7th August 2020
2 APPG Memberships
Apprenticeships , Motor
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Sir Paul Beresford MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 5018.

Email: annie.winsbury@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Kamran Iqbal, Electric Aviation Group, c/o Milsted Langdon LLP Bristol Freshford House, Redcliffe Way, Bristol BS1 6NL . Tel: 07720 056 500

Email: kamran.iqbal@electricaviationgroup.com

No benefits in kind are on record for the Electric Aviation APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Electric Aviation APPG