§ 22. Mr. Allan Roberts
asked the Secretary of State for Energy when he expects work to commence on major combined heat and power schemes; and whether there are any proposals for developments on Merseyside.
§ Mr. Buchanan-Smith
The Government expect to respond shortly to the Select Committee on Energy's report on CHP, incorporating an assessment of the feasibility studies of major CHP schemes by W. S. Atkins & Partners. Merseyside was one of the nine areas examined in the Atkins report.