Reference 2018-343

REF:          2018-343 

Subject:      Gas and Electricity Expenditure 

      

Request:

I wish to make the following request under the Freedom of Information Act.

It has previously been reported the total cost energy supplies to the National Health Service in England was £570 million per year. I would like to request the following regarding your specific NHS Trust:

  • The Trust’s total annual expenditure on a) gas and b) electricity for the two most recent years for which data is held

The NHS remains under financial pressure, and public statements have been made regarding efforts to reduce the cost of energy to the NHS. There is a clear public interest in greater transparency as to what costs the NHS faces for its energy supplies and the success of efforts to reduce these costs.

 

 

 

Response:

Under section 21: Information already available

This exemption applies if the information requested is already accessible to the requester. You could apply this if you know that the requester already has the information, or if it is already in the public domain.

Please follow the link to NHS Digital: https://digital.nhs.uk/data-and-information/publications/statistical/estates-returns-information-collection