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Science and Technology Committee (Lords)

Lords Select Committee

The Science and Technology Committee is appointed to consider science and technology. It does this principally through undertaking inquiries

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These pages only show information for this committee from the start of 2020 onwards. Earlier information can be found on the previous version of the UK Parliament website.

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Reports, special reports and government responses

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2nd Report - Nature-based solutions: rhetoric or reality? - The potential contribution of nature-based solutions to net zero in the UK
Inquiry Nature-based solutions for climate change
Committees Science and Technology Committee (Lords)
HL Paper 147
Report
Response to this report
Government response to Nature-based solutions: rhetoric or reality? - The potential contribution of nature-based solutions to net zero in the UK report
Government Response
1st report - Battery strategy goes flat: Net-zero target at risk
Inquiry Role of batteries and fuel cells in achieving Net Zero
Committees Science and Technology Committee (Lords)
HL Paper 53
Report
Response to this report
Government response to Battery strategy goes flat: Net-zero target at risk report
Government Response
2nd Report - Catapults: bridging the gap between research and industry
Inquiry The contribution of innovation Catapults to delivering the R&D Roadmap
Committees Science and Technology Committee (Lords)
HL Paper 218
Report
Response to this report
Government response to Catapults: bridging the gap between research and industry report
Government Response

Oral evidence transcripts

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23 May 2022
Inquiry Delivering a UK science and technology strategy
Witnesses Kwasi Kwarteng (Secretary of State at Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy), and Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Committees Science and Technology Committee (Lords)
Oral Evidence
26 April 2022
Inquiry Delivering a UK science and technology strategy
Witnesses Dr Beth Mortimer (Royal Society University Research Fellow at University of Oxford), and Professor Sir Richard Friend (Former Cavendish Professor of Physics at University of Cambridge)
Committees Science and Technology Committee (Lords)
Oral Evidence
26 April 2022
Inquiry Delivering a UK science and technology strategy
Witnesses UK Research and Innovation (UKRI), and Council for Science and Technology
Committees Science and Technology Committee (Lords)
Oral Evidence
STS0087 - Delivering a UK science and technology strategy
Witnesses Ministry of Defence
Committees Science and Technology Committee (Lords)
Written Evidence
STS0086 - Delivering a UK science and technology strategy
Witnesses Government Office for Science
Committees Science and Technology Committee (Lords)
Written Evidence
STS0085 - Delivering a UK science and technology strategy
Witnesses The British Academy
Committees Science and Technology Committee (Lords)
Written Evidence

Contact us

  • Email: hlscience@parliament.uk
  • Phone: 020 7219 5750 (committee staff) | 020 7219 1692 (Press Officer)
  • Address: Science and Technology Committee, House of Lords, London SW1A 0PW