HC Deb 27 July 1979 vol 971 c612W
Mr. Harry Ewing

asked the Secretary of State for Industry how many companies in Scotland have taken advantage of the energy conservation scheme under section 8 of the Industry Act 1972 in each year since the Act was implemented.

Mr. David Mitchell

The energy conservation scheme was announced in June 1978 and the number of companies in Scotland making application under the scheme has been 14 in 1978 and 35 so far in 1979.