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Housing: Insulation

Question for Department for Energy and Climate Change

UIN 226269, tabled on 4 March 2015

To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, with reference to the contribution of 3 February 2015 from the Parliamentary Under Secretary of State in his Department, Official Report, column 22WH, what assessment his Department has made of the proposal to regulate the initial sales conversation of cavity wall insulation providers.

This answer is the replacement for a previous holding answer.

Answered on

17 March 2015

I have instructed DECC officials to gather further evidence to better understand the proposal to regulate the initial sales conversation of cavity wall insulation providers.

I also wrote to the Chief Executive of Ofgem, regarding this issue on 9 February. I have asked Ofgem to forward information they have on this issue and to supply views on this proposal.

Answered by

Department for Energy and Climate Change
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