HC Deb 19 June 1974 vol 875 cc157-8W
Mr. Donald Stewart

asked the Secretary of State for Energy (1) what proportion of electricity requirements in Scotland is provided by nuclear power stations;

(2) what were the comparative costs in the last annual period of producing electricity in Scotland by coal, diesel, hydropower and nuclear power, respectively.

Mr. William Ross

I have been asked to reply.

Details of generation costs, and of the quantities of units supplied to the two Scottish electricity boards from nuclear generation and other sources, are given in the boards' annual reports.