Miscellaneous and final provisions
“energy conservation authority” has the meaning given in section 1(1) of
the Home Energy Conservation Act 1995 (c. 10);
“fuel poverty” shall be construed in accordance with the provisions of
section 1 of the Warm Homes and Energy Conservation Act 2000 (c. 31);
“licensed electricity supplier” means any person falling within the
definition of “electricity supplier” in section 6(9) of the Electricity Act
“microgeneration” has the meaning given by section 82 of the Energy Act
“public authority” has the same meaning as in section 6 of the Human
“relevant sources of energy and technologies” means the sources of
energy and technologies listed in subsection (7) of section 82 of the
Orders and regulations
Any power of the Secretary of State to make an order or regulations under this
Act is exercisable by statutory instrument.
Any order or regulations under this Act (other than regulations under section
10) shall be laid before Parliament after being made and is subject to annulment
in pursuance of a resolution of either House of Parliament.
No regulations may be made under section 10 unless a draft of the regulations
has been laid before Parliament and approved by a resolution of each House of
Every power conferred by this Act on the Secretary of State to make an order
or regulations includes power—
to make different provision for different cases (including different
provision in respect of different areas);
to make provision subject to such exemptions and exceptions as the
Secretary of State thinks fit; and
to make such incidental, supplemental, consequential and transitional
provision as the Secretary of State thinks fit.
There shall be paid out of money provided by Parliament—
any expenditure incurred by a Minister of the Crown by virtue of this Act; and
any increase attributable to this Act in the sums payable out of money so
provided under any other enactment.
Short title and extent
This Act may be cited as the Climate Change and Sustainable Energy Act 2005.
Sections 4 to 8 do not extend to Northern Ireland.