Environmental Audit Committee Press Notice

For Immediate Release

22nd April 2009


The role of carbon markets in preventing dangerous climate change

The Environmental Audit Committee is pleased to announce the third evidence session of its inquiry into the role of carbon markets in preventing dangerous climate change, which was launched on 27 January 2009.

Tuesday 28th April, Committee Room 8, Houses of Parliament


  • Sara Vaughan, Director of Regulation and Energy Policy, E.ON UK
  • Humphrey Cadoux Hudson, Managing Director, New Nuclear Build, EDF Energy
  • Ravi Baga, Head of Policy, Regulation & Environment, EDF Energy


1. Membership:

Chairman: Mr Tim Yeo, MP

Gregory Barker MP
Mr Martin Caton MP
Colin Challen MP
Mr David Chaytor MP
Martin Horwood MP
Mr Nick Hurd MP
Jane Kennedy MP*
Mark Lazarowicz MP
Mr Ian Liddell-Grainger MP
Shahid Malik MP
Mrs Linda Riordan MP
Mr Graham Stuart MP
Jo Swinson MP
Dr Desmond Turner MP
Joan Walley MP

* The Minister for the Environment has ex-officio membership of the Committee in like manner to the Financial Secretary's membership of the Committee of Public Accounts

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