HC Deb 10 March 1986 vol 93 c349W
33. Mr. D. E. Thomas

asked the Secretary of State for Energy what is his Department's latest estimate of the continued life of Magnox power stations; and if he will make a statement.

Mr. Goodlad

The Central Electricity Generating Board has, for planning and accounting purposes, adopted an assumption of a 30-year life for each Magnox station. On the basis of current assessments the board expects actual operating lives to be at least as long as this.

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