Minister reveals level of fuel poverty in Coventry in response to a question from Bob Ainsworth

Mr Ainsworth: To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change what recent assessment he has made of the number of households in fuel poverty in (a) Coventry, (b) Coventry North East constituency and (c) England in the latest period for which figures are available.

Gregory Barker (Minister of State, Department of Energy and Climate Change): In 2010, the latest year for which data are available, the number of households in England in fuel poverty was 3.5 million.

In Coventry local authority, the number of households in fuel poverty was estimated to be 26,700, and in Coventry North East constituency, 9,000. (Hansard, 11th June 2012)

Advertisements

Leave a comment

Filed under Coventry News

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s