§ Mr. Rhys Davies
asked the Minister of Fuel and Power what proportion of surface-mined coal is being used for domestic and industrial purposes, respectively.
§ Mr. Gaitskell
During January-November, 1946, 18 per cent. of the total 25W disposals of opencast coal for inland consumption was for domestic purposes, 40 per cent. for industry, and 37 per cent. for electricity stations.