Oral statement to Parliament

Charles Hendry comment on the Quarterly Energy Statistics

This speech was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

Commenting on today's Energy Statistics, Energy Minister Charles Hendry said: "Today's statistics show a clear increase on the first quarter of last year across all renewables – with rises in wind, h...

Commenting on today’s Energy Statistics, Energy Minister Charles Hendry said:

“Today’s statistics show a clear increase on the first quarter of last year across all renewables - with rises in wind, hydro, solar and bioenergy generation.

“Alongside a 36% increase in renewables capacity in the last 12 months, this shows that the UK is powering forward on clean and secure energy and is clearly a very attractive place to invest.”