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Energy-Efficient Homes

Volume 470: debated on Tuesday 15 January 2008

19. To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what recent discussions she has had with the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs on steps to improve domestic energy efficiency. (178403)

Communities and Local Government and the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs has a wide range of mutually reinforcing policies and programmes in place aimed at improving domestic energy efficiency. Discussions are held at ministerial and official level on a regular basis. Both Departments will be jointly launching a green homes strategy which will include what Government is doing to reduce emissions from the domestic sector.