§ Mr. Field
asked the Secretary of State for Wales if he will publish in the Official Report a table giving, by quarter since their inception, for Wales (a) the number of dwellings insulated under the local authorities energy conservation programme and a breakdown of the body which completed the work, (b) the cost of the programme, (c) the number of dwellings insulated under the home insulation scheme and a breakdown of tenancies to whom the grants were paid, (d) the amounts of the payments, (e) the number of 90 per cent. grants paid and their cost, and (f) the financial allocation for each of the past financial years to each of these schemes and the allocation for the current financial year.
§ Mr. Wyn Roberts
The available information is given in the following tables. Details of the type of body carrying out the work and the type of tenancy are not collected centrally.109W
Local Authority Energy Conservation programme* Homes Insulation Scheme† Number of dwellings Payments made Number of grants Amount of grant paid Number of 90 per cent. grants Amount paid on 90 per cent, grants 3rd quarter‡ — — 6,993 509,000 1,978 184,000 1982–83 Total — — 19,672 1,400,000 5,784 527,000 * These data have not been collected centrally since 1980–81. † Homes insulation scheme was introduced in September 1978. ‡ Provisional.
Energy Conservation—allocation to local authorities £ million Public sector Private sector 1978–79 1.295 1.242 1979–80 1.439 1.473 1980–81 * 1.079 1981–82 * 1.500 1982–83 * 2196 1983–84 * 1.965 * No specific allocation.