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FISCAL INCENTIVES FOR ENERGY EFFICIENCY

EDM (Early Day Motion) 406: tabled on 16 July 2012

Tabled in the 2012-13 session.

This motion has been signed by 82 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

<p>That this House notes the Statement by the Minister of State at the Departmentfor Energy and Climate Change, the hon. Member for Bexhill and Battle, at SusCon in Dartford on 21 May 2012, when speaking on the Green Deal, that 'we will havea framework with more incentives in years to come'; welcomes the commitment in Budget 2011 to act to incentivise take-up of the Green Deal before it is introduced in 2012;further notesthe recommendation by the Committee on Climate Change in its 2012 Annual Progress Report that the Government should consider introducing fiscal incentives to encourage energy efficiencyimprovementprior to the launch of the Green Deal; and therefore calls for the introduction of a range of fiscal and economic incentives to encourage GreenDeal take-up and the installation of energy-saving measures by householders and landlords, including for example, a five per cent VAT on A rated boilers, A and B rated windows and passive flue gas technologies installed by Green Deal-accredited installers, stamp duty or council tax rebates for purchasers making energy-efficiency improvements to their home and an extended and increased Landlord's Energy Saving Allowance to incentivise early improvementsto the private rented sector before the introduction of the minimum energy efficiencystandard in 2018.</p>

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.

Amess, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 13 November 2012
Southend West
Anderson, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 24 October 2012
Blaydon
Beith, Sir Alan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 October 2012
Berwick-upon-Tweed
Betts, Mr Clive
Labour
Signed on 24 October 2012
Sheffield South East
Blomfield, Paul
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2012
Sheffield Central
Blunkett, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 26 October 2012
Sheffield, Brightside and Hillsborough
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 16 July 2012
Worthing West
Bruce, Sir Malcolm
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 November 2012
Gordon
Campbell, Sir Menzies
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 October 2012
North East Fife
Clark, Katy
Labour
Signed on 17 July 2012
North Ayrshire and Arran
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 17 September 2012
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Cooper, Rosie
Labour
Signed on 2 November 2012
West Lancashire
Crockart, Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 7 September 2012
Edinburgh West
Cunningham, Alex
Labour
Signed on 24 October 2012
Stockton North
Cunningham, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 22 October 2012
Coventry South
Davidson, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 17 September 2012
Glasgow South West
Davies, Geraint
Labour
Signed on 29 November 2012
Swansea West
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 3 September 2012
Heywood and Middleton
Dobson, Frank
Labour
Signed on 18 September 2012
Holborn and St Pancras
Doran, Mr Frank
Labour
Signed on 2 November 2012
Aberdeen North
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 16 July 2012
Foyle
Esterson, Bill
Labour
Signed on 30 October 2012
Sefton Central
Field, Mr Frank
Labour
Signed on 15 October 2012
Birkenhead
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 6 September 2012
Newport West
Galloway, Mr George
Respect
Signed on 3 September 2012
Bradford West
Gapes, Mike
Labour
Signed on 17 October 2012
Ilford South
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 July 2012
St Ives
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 18 September 2012
Birmingham, Hall Green
Goldsmith, Zac
Conservative
Signed on 17 September 2012
Richmond Park
Hamilton, Fabian
Labour
Signed on 29 October 2012
Leeds North East
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 7 September 2012
Portsmouth South
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 September 2012
North Devon
Henderson, Gordon
Conservative
Signed on 18 September 2012
Sittingbourne and Sheppey
Hodge, Margaret
Labour
Signed on 22 November 2012
Barking
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 17 July 2012
Luton North
Howarth, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 15 October 2012
Knowsley
Jackson, Glenda
Labour
Signed on 3 September 2012
Hampstead and Kilburn
Kennedy, Mr Charles
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 October 2012
Ross, Skye and Lochaber
Lazarowicz, Mark
Labour
Signed on 18 September 2012
Edinburgh North and Leith
Lloyd, Stephen
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 November 2012
Eastbourne
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 17 September 2012
Dwyfor Meirionnydd
Long, Naomi
Alliance
Signed on 24 October 2012
Belfast East
Love, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 24 October 2012
Edmonton
Lucas, Caroline
Green Party
Signed on 17 July 2012
Brighton, Pavilion
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 26 October 2012
Belfast South
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 16 July 2012
Hayes and Harlington
Meacher, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 15 October 2012
Oldham West and Royton
Meale, Sir Alan
Labour
Signed on 4 September 2012
Mansfield
Miller, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 24 October 2012
Ellesmere Port and Neston
Morris, Grahame M.
Labour
Signed on 29 October 2012
Easington
O'Donnell, Fiona
Labour
Signed on 5 November 2012
East Lothian
Osborne, Sandra
Labour
Signed on 5 November 2012
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock
Qureshi, Yasmin
Labour
Signed on 5 November 2012
Bolton South East
Ritchie, Ms Margaret
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 16 July 2012
South Down
Robertson, John
Labour
Signed on 24 October 2012
Glasgow North West
Rogerson, Dan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 September 2012
North Cornwall
Ruddock, Dame Joan
Labour
Signed on 15 October 2012
Lewisham, Deptford
Sanders, Mr Adrian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 September 2012
Torbay
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 17 July 2012
Strangford
Sheerman, Mr Barry
Labour
Signed on 1 November 2012
Huddersfield
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 9 November 2012
Upper Bann
Smith, Nick
Labour
Signed on 25 October 2012
Blaenau Gwent
Swales, Ian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 November 2012
Redcar
Thurso, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 14 September 2012
Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
Vaz, Valerie
Labour
Signed on 29 October 2012
Walsall South
Vickers, Martin
Conservative
Signed on 1 November 2012
Cleethorpes
Walley, Joan
Labour
Signed on 15 October 2012
Stoke-on-Trent North
Ward, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 September 2012
Bradford East
Watts, Mr Dave
Labour
Signed on 13 September 2012
St Helens North
Williams, Mr Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 September 2012
Ceredigion
Wilson, Sammy
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 8 November 2012
East Antrim
Wood, Mike
Labour
Signed on 18 September 2012
Batley and Spen
Wright, David
Labour
Signed on 31 October 2012
Telford
Yeo, Mr Tim
Conservative
Signed on 15 October 2012
South Suffolk

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.