Fuel Poverty and Energy Efficiency APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 06/10/2021

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To maintain awareness in Parliament of fuel poverty issues; to monitor and comment on progress against government targets across the UK to eradicate fuel poverty; to advocate policies that deliver affordable warmth for low income and vulnerable households with emphasis on improved domestic energy efficiency and efficient heating systems.

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Recent Documents related to Fuel Poverty and Energy Efficiency

1. Annual fuel poverty statistics report: 2020
30/04/2020 - Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
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Found: Annual Fuel Poverty Statistics in England, 20 20 (201 8 data) 30 April 2020 National Statistics

2. Fuel poverty detailed tables 2018
04/03/2021 - Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
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Found: National Statistics Fuel poverty detailed tables 2018 Fuel poverty detailed tables under the

3. Fuel poverty strategy for England: CFP response to BEIS consultation
16/09/2019 - Committee on Fuel Poverty
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Found: uk/government/organisations/committee - on - fuel - poverty Fuel Poverty Strategy for England : Consultation

4. National Statistics: Annual fuel poverty statistics report: 2019
13/06/2019 - Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
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Found: Annual Fuel Poverty Statistics in England, 201 9 (2017 data) 13 June 2019 National Statistics Headline

5. Committee on Fuel Poverty annual report: 2020
29/06/2020 - Committee on Fuel Poverty
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Found: Committee on Fuel Poverty Fourth Annual Report 2020 June 2020 Acknowledgements

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Fuel Poverty and Energy Efficiency

1. Fuel Poverty and Energy Price Caps
19/11/2020 - Westminster Hall

1: That this House has considered fuel poverty and energy price caps.It is a pleasure to serve - Speech Link

2. Fuel Poverty
08/07/2021 - Commons Chamber

1: to move,That this House has considered fuel poverty.I am pleased to be able to open this - Speech Link
2: illustrating the impact of covid and people in fuel poverty. Does that not underline the need to retain - Speech Link
3: Gentleman’s points.Government-led energy-efficiency upgrades over the last decade have reduced - Speech Link

3. Warm Home Discount (Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations 2021
18/05/2021 - Grand Committee

1: The Government are committed to alleviating fuel poverty. In the sustainable warmth strategy, published - Speech Link

4. Electricity
27/04/2021 - Commons Chamber

1: The Government are committed to alleviating fuel poverty. In the sustainable warmth strategy, published - Speech Link
2: there any interim targets for upgrading homes to energy performance certificate band C? What is meant by - Speech Link
3: well as reaching millions of people each year, energy bill rebates are simple to deliver and consumer - Speech Link

5. Domestic Premises (Energy Performance) Bill [HL]
07/02/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: course be much to decide, from the definition of fuel poverty and the availability of data to how to retrofit - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Fuel Poverty and Energy Efficiency
1. Fuel Poverty
asked by: Lord Foster of Bath
10/02/2021
... how they define “as far as is reasonably practicable”; and what is their estimate of the number of homes that may be excluded from the fuel poverty target.

2. Fuel Poverty
asked by: Jon Trickett
18/03/2021
... in each year from 2010 to 2021.

3. Fuel Poverty
asked by: Lord Foster of Bath
24/03/2021
... by 2030".

4. Fuel Poverty
asked by: Helen Hayes
26/01/2021
... what recent assessment he has made of the (a) trends in the levels of fuel poverty and (b) potential effect of the third covid-19 lockdown on energy bills.

5. Fuel Poverty
asked by: Lord Foster of Bath
26/01/2021
... how.

Latest Questions
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8 Current APPG Officers
Alan Whitehead Portrait
Alan Whitehead
Vice Chair
Labour - Southampton, Test
Joined: 30th July 2015
Mark Jenkinson Portrait
Mark Jenkinson
Vice Chair
Conservative - Workington
Joined: 10th March 2021
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Rob Roberts MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 0207 219 3000.

Email: rob.roberts.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Peter Smith, National Energy Action, West One, Forth Banks, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3PA. Tel: 0191 261 5677

Email: secretariat@fpeeg.org.uk

Secretariat:

National Energy Action acts as the group's secretariat. http://www.nea.org.uk/

Group's Website:

http://www.fpeeg.org.uk/

Benefits in Kind
Date
23 Feb 2021
Source
National Energy Action
Description
Secretariat   From : 23/02/2021 To : 22/02/2022
Value
£10,501
Date
18 Jul 2018
Source
National Energy Action
Description
Secretariat   From : 18/07/2018 To : 17/07/2019
Value
£4,501
Date
6 Feb 2018
Source
NEA (with funding from Northern Gas Networks, SGN, Cadent Gas and Wales & West Utilities
Description
Dinner held on 06/02/2018
Value
£10,501
Date
18 Jul 2017
Source
National Energy Action
Description
Secretariat   From : 18/07/2017 To : 17/07/2018
Value
£9,001
Date
1 Jul 2016
Source
National Energy Action
Description
Secretariat   From : 01/07/2016 To : 30/06/2017
Value
£9,001
Date
1 Jul 2015
Source
National Energy Action
Description
Secretariat   From : 01/07/2015 To : 30/06/2016
Value
£9,001

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Fuel Poverty and Energy Efficiency APPG

Former APPG Officers
None Portrait
Lord Bird
Vice Chair
Joined: 21st November 2018
Departed: 5th November 2019
Jonathan Edwards Portrait
Jonathan Edwards
Wales Officer
Independent - Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
Baroness Maddock Portrait
Baroness Maddock
House of Lords Officer
Liberal Democrat - Deceased - 26 June 2020
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Kelvin Hopkins Portrait
Kelvin Hopkins
Co-Chair
Independent - Former Member for Luton North
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 8th November 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Rebecca Harris Portrait
Rebecca Harris
Co-Chair
Conservative - Castle Point
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Mark Durkan Portrait
Mark Durkan
Northern Ireland Officer
Social Democratic & Labour Party - Former Member for Foyle
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Huw Irranca-Davies Portrait
Huw Irranca-Davies
Honorary Treasurer
Labour - Former Member for Ogmore
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 16th March 2016
No other APPG Memberships