Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee

Session 2005-06

28 March 2006


28 March 2006

Climate change: the role of bioenergy

Evidence Session

The Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee has decided to hold the following oral evidence session in relation to its inquiry into renewable energy: the role of bioenergy (biomass and biofuels).

Wednesday 19 April 2006

3.30 pm Sir Ben Gill, leader of the Biomass Task Force study

The schedule for subsequent oral evidence sessions will be announced shortly.

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NOTES FOR EDITORS

For the terms of reference of this inquiry and a call for written evidence please see the Committee's press notice, published 15 December 2005.

The Biomass Task Force report is available at: www.defra.gov.uk/farm/acu/energy/biomass-taskforce/btf-finalreport.pdf

The Committee normally meets in a committee room at Westminster. There are often last minute changes of room and meetings may be held either in the Palace of Westminster or in Portcullis House. Those wishing to attend should check the venue by calling the committee office information line the day before the hearing on 020 7219 2033. Website: www.parliament.uk/efracom