§ Mr. Kirkwood
To ask the Secretary of State for Energy what recent assessment his Department has made of the environmental benefits of conserving energy.
§ Mr. Peter Morrison
I refer the hon. Member to the answer given to the hon. Member for Rother Valley (Mr. Barron) on 28 November, at columns125–26, which referred to a study to assess the impact of energy efficiency on emission of CO2 and other pollutants. The study is now under way.