Energy and Climate Change - First Report
Draft Energy Bill: Pre-legislative Scrutiny

Here you can browse the report together with the Proceedings of the Committee. The published report was ordered by the House of Commons to be printed 17 July 2012.


Terms of Reference


1  Introduction

2  Omissions and unintended consequences from the draft Bill

3  Contracts for Difference

4  Investment Instruments

5  Capacity Mechanism

6  Conflicts of Interest

7  Emissions Performance Standard

8  Timetable for delivery

9  Wider concerns about the draft Bill

10  Conclusion


Annex 1: Note from roundtable meeting

Annex 2: Proposed amendments in conventional format for consideration during Committee Stage

Formal Minutes


List of printed written evidence

List of additional written evidence

List of reports from the Committee during the current Parliament

Oral and written evidence - HC 275-II

Tuesday 12 June 2012: Keith Anderson, Chief Corporate Officer, Scottish Power,Ian Marchant, Chief Executive, SSE, and Sara Vaughan, Director of Strategy and Regulation, E.ON UK; Vincent de Rivaz CBE, Chief Executive Officer, EDF Energy, John McElroy, Director of Policy and Public Affairs, RWE npower, and Sarwjit Sambhi, Managing Director of the Power Generation, Centrica

Tuesday 19 June 2012 (morning): Dr David Kennedy, Chief Executive, Committee on Climate Change,Professor Catherine Mitchell, Professor of Energy Policy, University of Exeter,Professor David Newbery, Emeritus Professor of Economics, University of Cambridge,and Simon Skillings, Senior Associate, E3G; Ian Temperton, Head of Advisory, Climate Change Capital,Nick Gardiner, Senior Director, Energy and Infrastructure, BNP Paribas, on behalf of the Low Carbon FinanceGroup, Shaun Kingsbury, Partner Hudson Clean Energy Partners, on behalf of the LowCarbon Finance Group, Gaynor Hartnell, Chief Executive, Renewable Energy Association, and Gordon Edge, Director of Policy, Renewable UK

Tuesday 19 June 2012 (afternoon): Asif Rehmanwala, Generation and Trading Director, Ecotricity, Ed Gill, Head of External Affairs, Good Energy, Andy Taylor, Energy Markets Group Director, InterGen, Gordon MacDougall, Chief Operating Officer, Renewable Energy Systems UK and Ireland Ltd, Dr Steve Riley, Chief Executive Officer and President, UK-Europe, International Power Plc, and Jonathan Smith, Head of Pricing and Risk Management, First Utility; Rhian Kelly, Director of Business Environment, CBI,Richard Hall, Head of Energy Regulation, Consumer Focus, Paul Steedman, Senior Campaigner, Friends of the Earth, Dustin Benton, Senior Policy Adviser, Green Alliance, and Nick Molho, Head of Energy Policy, Climate Change Team, WWF UK

Tuesday 26 June 2012 (morning): Nick Winser, Executive Director, and Mark Ripley, Project Director, Electricity Market Reform, National Grid

Tuesday 26 July 2012 (afternoon): Rt Hon Edward Davey MP, Secretary of State,Charles Hendry MP, Minister of State, Kathyrn Wood, Bill Team Manager, Jonathan Brearley, Director, and Simon Virley, Director General, Energy Markets and Infrastructure, Department of Energy and Climate Change

Written evidence

Additional written evidence

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