HC Deb 29 March 1976 vol 908 c346W
Mr. Rooker

asked the Secretary of State for Energy if he will publish the total area of land owned by each of the nationalised industries for which his Department is the sponsoring Department.

Mr. Eadie

The industries, estimaes are as follows:

National Coal Board 270,000 acres
Electricity industry 55,000 acres
British Gas Corporation 10,000 acres

The British National Oil Corporation does not own any land at present.