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Question Results

Written questions on the subject Climate Change


 
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AQW 2416/17-22 Mr Gerry Carroll
(PBPA - West Belfast)
To ask the Minister of Finance whether Northern Ireland’s standards for insulation are lower than in other parts of the UK; and, if so, what action is being taken to harmonise and improve these standards in light of current climate change targets.

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20/02/2020 Answered on 03/03/2020
AQW 1843/17-22 Dr Caoimhe Archibald
(SF - East Londonderry)
To ask the Minister of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs, in light of the Assembly's declaration of a climate emergency and adherence to Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change emissions reduction targets, whether he will commit to opposing the proposed gas storage expansion project at Islandmagee. [Priority Written]

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10/02/2020 Answered on 15/02/2020
AQW 1605/17-22 Dr Caoimhe Archibald
(SF - East Londonderry)
To ask the Minister of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs whether he will commit to legislating for a climate change act within the current Assembly mandate.

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05/02/2020 Answered on 10/02/2020
AQW 1481/17-22 Mr Philip McGuigan
(SF - North Antrim)
To ask the Minister of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs whether he will commit to legislating for a climate change act within the current Assembly mandate.

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04/02/2020 Answered on 06/02/2020
AQW 1099/17-22 Mr Daniel McCrossan
(SDLP - West Tyrone)
To ask the Minister for the Economy to outline the renewable energy strategies her Department is progressing in order to meet climate change targets.

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28/01/2020 Answered on 31/01/2020
AQW 578/17-22 Mr Jim Wells
(DUP - South Down)
To ask the Minister of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs to outline his plans to introduce a climate change bill.

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20/01/2020 Answered on 29/01/2020
AQW 550/17-22 Ms Sinéad Bradley
(SDLP - South Down)
To ask the Minister of Finance in the face of the climate change emergency, to outline what actions or policies his Department will (i) take; or (ii) adopt, (a) immediately; (b) in the short term; and (c) in the longer term to help reduce carbon emissions.

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17/01/2020 Answered on 29/01/2020
AQW 549/17-22 Ms Sinéad Bradley
(SDLP - South Down)
To ask the First Minister and deputy First Minister in the face of the climate change emergency, to outline what actions or policies their Department will (i) take; or (ii) adopt, (a) immediately; (b) in the short term; and (c) in the longer term to help reduce carbon emissions.

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17/01/2020 Answered on 18/02/2020
AQW 548/17-22 Ms Sinéad Bradley
(SDLP - South Down)
To ask the Minister of Justice in the face of the climate change emergency, to outline what actions or policies his Department will (i) take; or (ii) adopt, (a) immediately; (b) in the short term; and (c) in the longer term to help reduce carbon emissions.

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17/01/2020 Answered on 03/02/2020
AQW 547/17-22 Ms Sinéad Bradley
(SDLP - South Down)
To ask the Minister for Infrastructure in the face of the climate change emergency, to outline what actions or policies her Department will (i) take; or (ii) adopt, (a) immediately; (b) in the short term; and (c) in the longer term to help reduce carbon emissions.

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17/01/2020 Answered on 03/02/2020
AQW 365/17-22 Ms Sinéad Bradley
(SDLP - South Down)
To ask the Minister for the Economy, in the face of the climate change emergency, to outline what actions or policies her Department will (i) take; or (ii) adopt, (a) immediately; (b) in the short term; and (c) in the longer term to help reduce carbon emissions.

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16/01/2020 Answered on 29/01/2020
AQW 362/17-22 Ms Sinéad Bradley
(SDLP - South Down)
To ask the Minister for Communities, in the face of the climate change emergency, to outline what actions or policies her Department will (i) take; or (ii) adopt, (a) immediately; (b) in the short term; and (c) in the longer term to help reduce carbon emissions.

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16/01/2020 Answered on 20/02/2020
AQW 262/17-22 Mr John Blair
(APNI - South Antrim)
To ask the Minister of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs to outline (i) any inter-departmental, local government and national level discussions his Department has had on establishing structures to co-ordinate climate change actions; and (ii) the work that has commenced.

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14/01/2020 Answered on 23/01/2020
AQW 8953/16-21 Mr Steven Agnew
(GPNI - North Down)
To ask the Minister of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs to outline (i) what obligations Northern Ireland Executive departments have to comply with the Climate Change Act; and (ii) how will it be implemented.

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09/12/2016 Answered on 21/12/2016
AQW 8582/16-21 Mr Chris Lyttle
(APNI - East Belfast)
To ask the Minister of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs for her assessment on the need for Northern Ireland Climate Change legislation to improve the position of Northern Ireland as the poorest performing region of the UK, in terms of greenhouse gas reduction at 17 per cent reduction compared to 4 per cent reduction in Scotland.

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06/12/2016 Answered on 15/12/2016
AQO 827/16-21 Ms Paula Bradshaw
(APNI - South Belfast)
To ask the Minister of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs, given that the Assembly passed a motion on 30 November 2015 calling on the Minister of the Environment to work with his Executive colleagues to introduce a Climate Bill for Northern Ireland that included legally binding, long-term and interim targets on the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions, to outline how she is progressing this Bill.

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24/11/2016 Answered on 12/12/2016
AQO 823/16-21 Mr Chris Lyttle
(APNI - East Belfast)
To ask the Minister of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs whether she will introduce a Climate Change Bill.

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24/11/2016 Answered on 05/12/2016
AQW 3694/16-21 Mr Harold McKee
(UUP - South Down)
To ask the Minister of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs (i) to outline why she was unable to meet the Committee on Climate Change representative, Lord Krebs Kt FRS, on his recent visit; and (ii) whether she has made alternative plans to meet with him to discuss climate change. [Priority Written]

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21/09/2016 Answered on 06/10/2016
AQO 74/16-21 Ms Caitríona Ruane
(SF - South Down)
To ask the Minister of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs whether she plans to introduce a Climate Change Bill.

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09/06/2016 Answered on 21/06/2016
AQW 1298/16-21 Mr Richie McPhillips
(SDLP - Fermanagh and South Tyrone)
To ask the Minister of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs whether her Department will bring forward a Climate Change Bill.

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16/06/2016 Answered on 30/06/2016
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