HC Deb 21 October 1969 vol 788 cc227-8W
Mr. Clifford Williams

asked the Minister of Technology if he will give the breakdown of the £16 million reported by the Central Electricity Generating Board, in their publication "Power Progress 11", page 3, to be the cost of the support given to the coal industry above that paid for by the Government under the Coal Industry Act, 1967.

Mr. Benn

I have asked the Chairman of the C.E.G.B. to write to my hon. Friend giving the information requested.