Officers & Members

The Officers:

Chair Laura Sandys MP

Laura Sandys is the Conservative MP for South Thanet and is the Parliamentary Private Secretary to the DECC Minister for the Green Deal, Greg Barker MP. She also chairs DECC’s Green Deal ‘Hard to Reach’ Households Panel.

Secretary Simon Wright MP

Simon Wright is the Liberal Democrat MP for Norwich South, and is a member of the Environmental Audit Select Committee.

Vice-chair Lord Lindsay

Lord Lindsay is a former Government Minister, Chairman of the agricultural group SAC, and Chairman, United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS).

Vice-chair Lord Teverson

Lord Teverson is currently the Co-Chair of the Liberal Democrat Parliamentary Party Committee on Energy and Climate Change.

Vice-chair Lord Whitty

Lord Whitty was Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State at Defra with responsibility for Farming, Food and Sustainable Energy.


  • Laura Sandys MP
  • Lord (Earl) Lindsay
  • Zac Goldsmith MP
  • Martin Horwood MP
  • Simon Wright MP
  • Lord Teverson
  • Tessa Munt MP
  • John Leech MP
  • Ian Swales MP
  • Barry Gardiner MP
  • Lord Whitty
  • Gordon Banks MP
  • Ronnie Campbell MP
  • Jim Dobbin MP
  • Dr Alan Whitehead MP
  • Caroline Lucas MP
  • Mike Weir MP
  • Hywel Williams MP
  • Lord Hennessy
  • Peter Aldous MP
  • Baroness Maddock
  • Joan Walley MP
  • Luciana Berger MP
  • Lord Thomas of Gresford
  • Lord Tyler
  • Phillip Lee MP
  • Lord Best
  • Robin Walker MP
  • Sarah Newton MP