HC Deb 04 February 1985 vol 72 c380W
Mr. Pike

asked the Secretary of State for Energy if he will undertake not to reject the Sleipner deal until his revised estimates of gas reserves on the United Kingdom continental shelf are available; and if he will make a statement.

Mr. Buchanan-Smith

In considering the proposed purchase of Sleipner gas, I shall take account of all relevant factors.