Marine Energy APPG

First Registered: 16/12/2020 • Last updated on: 02/06/2021

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To promote the economic, supply chain and energy security benefits from the development of marine energy resources in and around the UK.

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Recent Documents related to Marine Energy

1. Potential of marine energy projects in Great Britain: call for evidence
28/08/2020 - Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
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Found: August 2020 Marine energy A call for evidence on the potential of marine energy projects in Great

2. Ilfracombe Harbour Revision Order
11/04/2019 - Marine Management Organisation (MMO)
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Found: of 5 The Marine and Coastal Access Act (MCAA) (2009): Section 126 Marine Conservation Zone

3. Marine Energy Pembrokeshire - written evidence
13/09/2018 - Inquiry: Renewable energy in Wales - Welsh Affairs Committee
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Found: Written evidence - Marine Energy PembrokeshireWritten evidence submitted by Marine Energy Pembrokeshire (REW0030) Welsh

4. AMEP Marine Energy Park variation 2
11/05/2020 - Marine Management Organisation (MMO)
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Found: AMEP Marine Energy Park variation 2 Further details of the development for ABLE Marine Energy Park

5. Marine Planning: Iteration 3 engagement for the north east, north west, south east and south west marine plan areas
03/09/2020 - Marine Management Organisation (MMO)
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Found: addressed by policies : Achieving a sustainable marine economy Infrastructure is in place to support

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Marine Energy

1. Marine Renewables: Government Support for Commercial Roll-out
08/12/2020 - Westminster Hall

1: Government support for the commercial roll-out of marine renewables.It is a pleasure to be here in - Speech Link
2: rising and setting? Projects such as the tidal energy generator in Strangford lough, which is a pilot - Speech Link
3: chairman of the all-party parliamentary group on marine energy and tidal lagoons. As he and the hon. Member - Speech Link

2. Offshore Wind Farms: Unexploded Ordnance
17/03/2021 - Westminster Hall

1: moved—safe for humans, perhaps, but devastating for marine life. Due to the greater penetration of sound underwater - Speech Link
2: exponential growth brings challenges with it. Our marine environment is an extremely sensitive and precious - Speech Link

3. Benyon Review
08/06/2021 - Written Statements

1: role for highly protected marine areas (HPMAs). HPMAs are similar to the marine conservation zones already - Speech Link

4. Constitutional Law
10/04/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: for investors. In this case, which pertains to energy installations, it can deliver benefits for the - Speech Link
2: location is based on where the turbine or renewable energy is located, rather than the company, the licence - Speech Link
3: impact assessment regulatory functions connected to energy consent within the Scottish part of the REZ are - Speech Link

5. Energy Policy
25/06/2018 - Commons Chamber

1: proposed Swansea Bay tidal lagoon.Britain’s energy policy on electricity generation is based on meeting - Speech Link
2: pressIt emerged in a joint hearing of the Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee and Welsh Affairs - Speech Link
3: working people and businesses have to pay for their energy is a matter of complete indifference to him. Is - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Marine Energy
1. European Marine Energy Centre: Finance
asked by: Alan Brown
... what recent discussions he has had with the European Marine Energy Centre on the UK Government providing funding to replace the existing EU funding stream the Centre utilises.

2. Marine Environment
asked by: Stephen Morgan
... what steps his Department is taking to protect oceans as part of work to tackle the climate emergency.

3. Marine Environment
asked by: Stephen Doughty
... ahead of COP26.

4. Marine Environment
asked by: Darren Jones
... how protected oceans will be (a) maintained and (b) enforced as no fishing zones; and how that enforcement is planned to be funded.

5. Marine Environment
asked by: Darren Jones
... whether existing Marine Protected Areas and Marine Conservation Zones in UK waters are no-fishing zones; how no-fishing zones are (a) monitored and (b) enforced; and whether the designation of those zones has led to a like-for-like reduction in the (i) size and (ii) number of fisheries being licensed out of the UK.

Latest Questions
17 Current APPG Officers
Richard Graham Portrait
Richard Graham
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Gloucester
Joined: 16th December 2020
4 APPG Memberships
Archives and History , Bridge , China , Indonesia
Stephen Crabb Portrait
Stephen Crabb
Vice Chair
Conservative - Preseli Pembrokeshire
Joined: 16th December 2020
Bob Seely Portrait
Bob Seely
Vice Chair
Conservative - Isle of Wight
Joined: 16th December 2020
Andrew Bowie Portrait
Andrew Bowie
Vice Chair
Conservative - West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine
Joined: 16th December 2020
Nusrat Ghani Portrait
Nusrat Ghani
Vice Chair
Conservative - Wealden
Joined: 16th December 2020
Mark Jenkinson Portrait
Mark Jenkinson
Vice Chair
Conservative - Workington
Joined: 16th December 2020
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Richard Graham MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 7077.



Renewable UK acts as the group's secretariat.

Benefits in Kind
15 Oct 2020
Renewable UK
Secretariat   From : 15/10/2020 To : 14/10/2021

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Marine Energy APPG