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DECC Annual Report and Accounts

Oral evidence completed.

The Energy and Climate Change Committee took evidence from the Department of Energy and Climate Change on Tuesday 3 December 2013 in Committee Room 15, Palace of Westminster.

The session explored a range of issues, including:

  • Policy certainty, investor confidence and security of supply;
  • Use of public funds and senior capacity;
  • Consumer fuel poverty and energy efficiency; and
  • Climate change targets.

Publications

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    Glossary

    • Reports and associated evidence – Reports of Committee inquires. This category may also include Special Reports where they are used by a Committee to bring matters relating to conduct of its business to the notice of the House.
    • Responses to Reports - Responses may be published as a Special Report, or as a Command Paper. They may also be appended to a Report should the Committee have substantial comments on the Response, in which case they can be found listed under Reports. 
    • Other oral and written evidence - Evidence taken by the Committee that has yet to or did not result in the publication of a Report. This includes transcripts of recent meetings.
    • Estimate Memoranda - An Estimate memorandum is an explanatory note that accompanies a government department’s estimate (a means by which a department seeks authority from Parliament for its spending plans).
    • Correspondence - Correspondence sent from or received by the Committee or its Chair.