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BIOMASS

EDM (Early Day Motion) 21: tabled on 13 November 2002

Tabled in the 2002-03 session.

This motion has been signed by 75 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

Motion text

That this House acknowledges the benefits that energy from Biomass offers the United Kingdom; recognises that is can play a critical role in reducing our greenhouse gas emissions; notes that significant environmental and economic benefits of using farm waste, such as slurry and poultry litter, to produce energy; and understands that in the wider context Biomass and specifically energy crops offer farmers, landowners and rural communities exciting new opportunities to diversify their activities and rebuild their rural economies in a sustainable manner.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

Bercow, John
Conservative
Signed on 14 November 2002
Buckingham
Brazier, Mr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 19 November 2002
Canterbury
Calton, Mrs Patsy
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 December 2002
Cheadle
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 20 November 2002
East Londonderry
Chaytor, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2002
Bury North
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 21 November 2002
Barnsley West and Penistone
Colman, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 28 November 2002
Putney
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 16 January 2003
Falkirk East
Conway, Derek
Conservative
Signed on 20 November 2002
Old Bexley and Sidcup
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2002
Keighley
Davidson, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 20 November 2002
Glasgow, Pollok
Djanogly, Mr Jonathan
Conservative
Signed on 25 November 2002
Huntingdon
Duncan, Mr Alan
Conservative
Signed on 25 March 2003
Rutland and Melton
Duncan, Mr Peter
Conservative
Signed on 19 November 2002
Galloway and Upper Nithsdale
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 5 December 2002
Sunderland North
Evans, Mr Nigel
Conservative
Signed on 19 March 2003
Ribble Valley
Flight, Mr Howard
Conservative
Signed on 20 November 2002
Arundel and South Downs
Francois, Mr Mark
Conservative
Signed on 18 November 2002
Rayleigh
Garnier, Mr Edward
Conservative
Signed on 20 November 2002
Harborough
Gillan, Mrs Cheryl
Conservative
Signed on 26 November 2002
Chesham and Amersham
Gray, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 14 November 2002
North Wiltshire
Greenway, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 15 November 2002
Ryedale
Grieve, Mr Dominic
Conservative
Signed on 21 November 2002
Beaconsfield
Hammond, Mr Philip
Conservative
Signed on 3 June 2003
Runnymede and Weybridge
Hayes, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 14 November 2002
South Holland and The Deepings
Heald, Mr Oliver
Conservative
Signed on 21 January 2003
North East Hertfordshire
Hermon, Lady Sylvia
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 27 November 2002
North Down
Horam, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 19 November 2002
Orpington
Hunter, Mr Andrew
Independent Conservative
Signed on 18 December 2002
Basingstoke
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 December 2002
Cheltenham
Laing, Mrs Eleanor
Conservative
Signed on 20 November 2002
Epping Forest
Lait, Mrs Jacqui
Conservative
Signed on 19 November 2002
Beckenham
Leigh, Mr Edward
Conservative
Signed on 9 December 2002
Gainsborough
Lewis, Dr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 14 November 2002
New Forest East
Lidington, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 13 November 2002
Aylesbury
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 26 November 2002
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
Loughton, Tim
Conservative
Signed on 20 November 2002
East Worthing and Shoreham
Luff, Peter
Conservative
Signed on 14 November 2002
Mid Worcestershire
Maclean, David
Conservative
Signed on 18 November 2002
Penrith and The Border
Marris, Rob
Labour
Signed on 15 November 2002
Wolverhampton South West
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 19 November 2002
Hayes and Harlington
McIntosh, Miss Anne
Conservative
Signed on 12 December 2002
Vale of York
Mercer, Patrick
Conservative
Signed on 19 November 2002
Newark
Moss, Mr Malcolm
Conservative
Signed on 5 December 2002
North East Cambridgeshire
Murrison, Dr Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 20 November 2002
Westbury
Owen, Albert
Labour
Signed on 16 January 2003
Ynys Môn
Randall, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 18 November 2002
Uxbridge
Robertson, Hugh
Conservative
Signed on 26 November 2002
Faversham and Mid Kent
Robinson, Mrs Iris
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 20 November 2002
Strangford
Rosindell, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 14 November 2002
Romford
Ruffley, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 13 January 2003
Bury St Edmunds
Selous, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 27 February 2003
South West Bedfordshire
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 20 November 2002
Nottingham South
Smyth, The Rev Martin
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 19 November 2002
Belfast South
Spelman, Mrs Caroline
Conservative
Signed on 21 November 2002
Meriden
Spink, Bob
Conservative
Signed on 19 November 2002
Castle Point
Swayne, Mr Desmond
Conservative
Signed on 28 November 2002
New Forest West
Thomas, Mr Simon
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 18 November 2002
Ceredigion
Waterson, Mr Nigel
Conservative
Signed on 20 November 2002
Eastbourne
Watkinson, Angela
Conservative
Signed on 21 November 2002
Upminster
White, Brian
Labour
Signed on 14 November 2002
North East Milton Keynes
Whitehead, Dr Alan
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2002
Southampton, Test
Wiggin, Bill
Conservative
Signed on 14 November 2002
Leominster
Williams, Hywel
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 20 November 2002
Caernarfon
Wilshire, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 14 November 2002
Spelthorne
Winterton, Ann
Conservative
Signed on 14 November 2002
Congleton
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 20 November 2002
Macclesfield
Wray, Mr Jimmy
Labour
Signed on 20 November 2002
Glasgow, Baillieston
Younger-Ross, Richard
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 December 2002
Teignbridge

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.