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Ministry of Defence: Energy

Question for Ministry of Defence

UIN 127953, tabled on 19 February 2018

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what steps the Government is taking to reduce energy costs across the defence estate.

Answered on

26 February 2018

The Sustainable Ministry of Defence (MOD) Annual Report 2016-17, available at the link below, provides detailed information on how the Department is reducing energy costs across the estate:

https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/647627/Sustainable_MOD_lowres.pdf

In addition, the Department works with Crown Commercial Services to procure energy at competitive tariffs and exploit opportunities for local energy supply through power purchase agreements.