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RENEWABLE ENERGY: MADE IN BRITAIN REPORT

EDM (Early Day Motion) 487: tabled on 06 September 2012

Tabled in the 2012-13 session.

This motion has been signed by 58 Members. It has received 1 amendment.

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

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Motion text

That this House welcomes the Renewable Energy Associationand Innovas report Renewable Energy: Made in Britain; recognises the important contribution of the renewable energy sector to the UK economy employing over 100,000 people across the country and achieving a market value estimated at over 12.5 billion in 2010-11; congratulates the industry across a wide range of technologies for demonstrating high levels of innovation; further recognises the huge potential of the renewable energy sector to address the challenges of energy security, climate change and unemployment; and urges the Government to take steps to fully realise the national benefits of renewable energy investment including expediting confidence in the policy framework, addressing the sector's urgent need for skills, enforcing a long-term perspective on renewable energy infrastructure investment and systematically auditing the many benefits of renewable energy investment to the UK economy including employment, tax revenues, industrial and export opportunities and the UK balance of trade.

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 18 October 2012
Southend West
Anderson, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 11 September 2012
Blaydon
Beith, Sir Alan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 October 2012
Berwick-upon-Tweed
Betts, Mr Clive
Labour
Signed on 12 September 2012
Sheffield South East
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 10 September 2012
Worthing West
Bruce, Sir Malcolm
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 November 2012
Gordon
Burstow, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 October 2012
Sutton and Cheam
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 5 December 2012
East Londonderry
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 12 September 2012
Blyth Valley
Caton, Martin
Labour
Signed on 11 September 2012
Gower
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 11 September 2012
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 12 September 2012
Islington North
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 10 September 2012
Bolton North East
Cunningham, Alex
Labour
Signed on 12 September 2012
Stockton North
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 12 September 2012
Heywood and Middleton
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 11 September 2012
Foyle
Esterson, Bill
Labour
Signed on 17 September 2012
Sefton Central
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 12 September 2012
Newport West
Galloway, Mr George
Respect
Signed on 12 September 2012
Bradford West
Gapes, Mike
Labour
Signed on 31 October 2012
Ilford South
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 15 October 2012
Birmingham, Hall Green
Goldsmith, Zac
Conservative
Signed on 19 November 2012
Richmond Park
Hain, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 11 September 2012
Neath
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 September 2012
Birmingham, Yardley
Henderson, Gordon
Conservative
Signed on 12 September 2012
Sittingbourne and Sheppey
Hendry, Charles
Conservative
Signed on 2 November 2012
Wealden
Hughes, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 September 2012
Bermondsey and Old Southwark
Jackson, Glenda
Labour
Signed on 11 September 2012
Hampstead and Kilburn
Kaufman, Sir Gerald
Labour
Signed on 28 November 2012
Manchester, Gorton
Lazarowicz, Mark
Labour
Signed on 18 September 2012
Edinburgh North and Leith
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 September 2012
Manchester, Withington
Leslie, Charlotte
Conservative
Signed on 28 November 2012
Bristol North West
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 11 September 2012
Dwyfor Meirionnydd
Long, Naomi
Alliance
Signed on 18 September 2012
Belfast East
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 5 November 2012
Belfast South
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 11 September 2012
Hayes and Harlington
Meale, Sir Alan
Labour
Signed on 10 September 2012
Mansfield
Morrice, Graeme
Labour
Signed on 17 December 2012
Livingston
Morris, Grahame M.
Labour
Signed on 22 October 2012
Easington
Osborne, Sandra
Labour
Signed on 12 September 2012
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock
Ritchie, Ms Margaret
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 12 September 2012
South Down
Ruddock, Dame Joan
Labour
Signed on 15 October 2012
Lewisham, Deptford
Sharma, Mr Virendra
Labour
Signed on 11 September 2012
Ealing, Southall
Sheerman, Mr Barry
Labour
Signed on 1 November 2012
Huddersfield
Tami, Mark
Labour
Signed on 20 December 2012
Alyn and Deeside
Vaz, Valerie
Labour
Signed on 12 September 2012
Walsall South
Walley, Joan
Labour
Signed on 15 October 2012
Stoke-on-Trent North
Weatherley, Mike
Conservative
Signed on 12 September 2012
Hove
Whiteford, Dr Eilidh
Scottish National Party
Signed on 12 September 2012
Banff and Buchan
Williams, Mr Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 September 2012
Ceredigion
Williams, Stephen
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 September 2012
Bristol West

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.

After a motion has been tabled, other Members can table amendments to it. Amendments to this motion are shown below.

RENEWABLE ENERGY: MADE IN BRITAIN REPORT (Amendment 1)
leave out from `economy' to end and add `so long as it provides energy at competitive prices without subsidies for which no coherent and defensible rationale has been produced.'.
Conservative, Hitchin and Harpenden
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EDM 487A1: tabled on 17 September 2012