Skip to main content

Energy Efficiency

Volume 164: debated on Monday 18 December 1989

The text on this page has been created from Hansard archive content, it may contain typographical errors.

To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment if he will take steps to require local planning authorities to consider design energy consumption of buildings when reaching planning decisions.

No. Such steps would be unnecessary. The energy consumption aspect of building design is covered by part L of the Building Regulations 1985.