HC Deb 15 October 1975 vol 897 c737W
Mr. Patrick McNair-Wilson

asked the Secretary of State for Energy if he will publish details in the Official Report of the number of coal-fired power stations due to be closed as a result of the fall in electricity consumption.

Region Station Capacity to be retired (Megawatts sent out) Fuel
North Eastern Blackburn Meadows* 57 Coal
Kirkstall LP* 48 Oil
Sculcoates* 24 Coal
Midlands Hams Hall 'A' 151 Coal
Nottingham LP 45 Coal
Nottingham IP* 3 Coal
South Eastern Barking 'B' 144 Coal
Brighton 'A' 53 Coal
Brimsdown 'A' 22 Oil
Norwich 30 Coal
South Western Tir John 74 Oil
Mary Tavy Group 2 Diesel
Cowes 24 Coal
Castle Meads 38 Coal
Portishead 'A' 96 Coal
* Part closure of station.