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Carbon Emissions: Housing

Volume 460: debated on Thursday 17 May 2007

To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what guidance his Department publishes on the contribution that the behaviour of individuals is capable of making to the reduction of carbon emissions from homes. (137604)

DEFRA and other public sector organisations are running a number of climate-change communications activities to stimulate action by individuals. These include campaigns to address household energy efficiency, such as the Energy Saving Trust’s “Commit to save your 20 per cent.”, and DEFRA’s guide to greener living.