The Annual Energy Statement fulfils the commitment in the Coalition Programme for the Government to present an annual statement of energy policy to Parliament.
The Annual Energy Statement 2014 sets out the government’s progress against its energy policy priorities over this Parliament:
- Supporting consumers and keeping energy bills down
- Supporting investment in the UK’s energy infrastructure
- Promoting action in the EU and internationally to maintain energy security and mitigate dangerous climate change as we chart the way towards a global deal on climate change in 2015