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COMPETITION COMMISSION INVESTIGATION INTO ENERGY COMPANIES

EDM (Early Day Motion) 245: tabled on 25 November 2009

Tabled in the 2009-10 session.

This motion has been signed by 136 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 calls for a Competition Commission investigation into the relationship between wholesale prices and retail prices offered to consumers by the Big Six energy suppliers, namely British Gas, E.ON, EDF Energy, npower, Scottish and Southern and ScottishPower.

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.

Alexander, Danny
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 8 December 2009
Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey
Anderson, Janet
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Rossendale and Darwen
Austin, John
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Erith and Thamesmead
Baldry, Tony
Conservative
Signed on 25 November 2009
Banbury
Barker, Gregory
Conservative
Signed on 25 November 2009
Bexhill and Battle
Barrett, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 November 2009
Edinburgh West
Begg, Dame Anne
Labour
Signed on 10 December 2009
Aberdeen South
Borrow, Mr David S.
Labour
Signed on 26 November 2009
South Ribble
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 25 November 2009
Worthing West
Breed, Mr Colin
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 November 2009
South East Cornwall
Brooke, Annette
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 November 2009
Mid Dorset and North Poole
Burgon, Colin
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Elmet
Burns, Mr Simon
Conservative
Signed on 26 November 2009
West Chelmsford
Burt, Lorely
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 December 2009
Solihull
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 25 November 2009
East Londonderry
Campbell, Sir Menzies
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 8 December 2009
North East Fife
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Blyth Valley
Carmichael, Mr Alistair
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 December 2009
Orkney and Shetland
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Gower
Chaytor, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 2 December 2009
Bury North
Clark, Ms Katy
Labour
Signed on 2 December 2009
North Ayrshire and Arran
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Leyton and Wanstead
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 10 December 2009
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Cook, Frank
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Stockton North
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Islington North
Cousins, Jim
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Newcastle upon Tyne Central
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Keighley
Cummings, John
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Easington
Davies, Dai
Independent
Signed on 25 November 2009
Blaenau Gwent
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Hendon
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Heywood and Middleton
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 25 November 2009
Belfast North
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Stroud
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 25 November 2009
Foyle
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Sunderland North
Fabricant, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 10 December 2009
Lichfield
Flello, Mr Robert
Labour
Signed on 1 December 2009
Stoke-on-Trent South
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Newport West
Fraser, Christopher
Conservative
Signed on 25 November 2009
South West Norfolk
Galloway, Mr George
Respect
Signed on 25 November 2009
Bethnal Green and Bow
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 November 2009
St Ives
Gerrard, Mr Neil
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Walthamstow
Gillan, Mrs Cheryl
Conservative
Signed on 9 February 2010
Chesham and Amersham
Goldsworthy, Julia
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 December 2009
Falmouth and Camborne
Gray, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 26 November 2009
North Wiltshire
Hamilton, Fabian
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Leeds North East
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 November 2009
Portsmouth South
Harris, Dr Evan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 December 2009
Oxford West and Abingdon
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 November 2009
North Devon
Heald, Mr Oliver
Conservative
Signed on 25 November 2009
North East Hertfordshire
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 November 2009
Birmingham, Yardley
Hendry, Charles
Conservative
Signed on 25 November 2009
Wealden
Hepburn, Mr Stephen
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Jarrow
Heyes, David
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Ashton-under-Lyne
Holmes, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 November 2009
Chesterfield
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Luton North
Hoyle, Mr Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Chorley
Humble, Mrs Joan
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Blackpool North and Fleetwood
Hunter, Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 November 2009
Cheadle
Iddon, Dr Brian
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Bolton South East
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Barnsley Central
Jackson, Glenda
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Hampstead and Highgate
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Tamworth
Jones, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 25 November 2009
Clwyd West
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Keetch, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 November 2009
Hereford
Kramer, Susan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 November 2009
Richmond Park
Laing, Mrs Eleanor
Conservative
Signed on 25 November 2009
Epping Forest
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 November 2009
Manchester, Withington
Levitt, Tom
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
High Peak
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 25 November 2009
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
Maclean, David
Conservative
Signed on 7 December 2009
Penrith and The Border
Marsden, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Blackpool South
Mason, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 25 November 2009
Glasgow East
McCafferty, Chris
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Calder Valley
McCartney, Sir Ian
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Makerfield
McCrea, Rev Dr William
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 25 November 2009
South Antrim
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 25 November 2009
Belfast South
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Hayes and Harlington
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Mansfield
Miller, Mrs Maria
Conservative
Signed on 5 January 2010
Basingstoke
Moffatt, Laura
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Crawley
Morley, Elliot
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Scunthorpe
Moss, Mr Malcolm
Conservative
Signed on 25 November 2009
North East Cambridgeshire
Mundell, David
Conservative
Signed on 5 January 2010
Dumfriesshire, Clydesdale and Tweeddale
Murphy, Mr Denis
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Wansbeck
Naysmith, Dr Doug
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Bristol North West
O'Brien, Mr Stephen
Conservative
Signed on 17 March 2010
Eddisbury
O'Hara, Mr Edward
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Knowsley South
Olner, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Nuneaton
Osborne, Sandra
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock
Ottaway, Richard
Conservative
Signed on 10 December 2009
Croydon South
Owen, Albert
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Ynys Môn
Pelling, Mr Andrew
Independent
Signed on 2 December 2009
Croydon Central
Penning, Mike
Conservative
Signed on 26 November 2009
Hemel Hempstead
Penrose, John
Conservative
Signed on 25 November 2009
Weston-Super-Mare
Prentice, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Pendle
Pugh, Dr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 November 2009
Southport
Reed, Mr Andy
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Loughborough
Rennie, Willie
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 November 2009
Dunfermline and West Fife
Riordan, Mrs Linda
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Halifax
Rowen, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 November 2009
Rochdale
Roy, Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 26 November 2009
Glenrothes
Russell, Bob
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 November 2009
Colchester
Sanders, Mr Adrian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 November 2009
Torbay
Sarwar, Mr Mohammad
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Glasgow Central
Selous, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 25 November 2009
South West Bedfordshire
Sheridan, Jim
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Paisley and Renfrewshire North
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Nottingham South
Spink, Bob
Independent
Signed on 25 November 2009
Castle Point
Stewart, Ian
Labour
Signed on 3 December 2009
Eccles
Swinson, Jo
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 December 2009
East Dunbartonshire
Swire, Mr Hugo
Conservative
Signed on 15 December 2009
East Devon
Thurso, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 December 2009
Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
Touhig, Mr Don
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Islwyn
Truswell, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Pudsey
Turner, Dr Desmond
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Brighton, Kemptown
Vaizey, Mr Edward
Conservative
Signed on 25 November 2009
Wantage
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Finchley and Golders Green
Walley, Joan
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Stoke-on-Trent North
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Independent
Signed on 25 November 2009
Liverpool, West Derby
Watkinson, Angela
Conservative
Signed on 25 November 2009
Upminster
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Conwy
Williams, Stephen
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 November 2009
Bristol West
Willis, Mr Phil
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 November 2009
Harrogate and Knaresborough
Winterton, Ann
Conservative
Signed on 26 November 2009
Congleton
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 25 November 2009
Macclesfield
Wood, Mike
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Batley and Spen
Wyatt, Derek
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Sittingbourne and Sheppey

These members had previously signed the motion, but have now withdrawn their support. The date shown is when the Member withdrew their signature from the motion.