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Withdrawal from the Energy Charter Treaty (No. 2)

EDM (Early Day Motion) 447: tabled on 29 February 2024

Tabled in the 2023-24 session.

This motion has been signed by 11 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House welcomes the UK’s withdrawal from the Energy Charter Treaty; regrets that the UK has lagged behind nine EU member states including France, Germany, Spain and Italy in withdrawing; recognises the need for a new global framework to incentivise global investment in the renewable energy sector to meet global targets to reduce emissions and reach net zero; and calls on the Government to back a new framework replacement Renewables Treaty to drive innovation, cooperation and the greater adoption of renewable energy.