§ 12. Dr. Michael Clark
To ask the Secretary of State for Energy what are his latest estimates of the projected output of oil from the North sea over the next five years; and how these figures compare with the projected level of demand for oil in the United Kingdom; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. Peter Morrison
On current estimates of future production and demand the United Kingdom is likely to remain self-sufficient in oil well into the 1990s.