§ Mr. Penhaligon
asked the Secretary of State for Energy when he will announce a decision regarding the future of the geothermal energy experiments in Cornwall.
§ Mr. Gray
The current three-year phase of geothermal energy experiments in Cornwall will not be completed until the end of September. Proposals for further work to be carried out by the Camborne school of mines over the next three years are under active consideration. An announcement will be made as soon as possible.