Skip to main content

Drax B Power Station

Volume 932: debated on Tuesday 24 May 1977

The text on this page has been created from Hansard archive content, it may contain typographical errors.

asked the Secretary of State for Energy how contracts for Drax B will be awarded.

asked the Secretary of State for Energy whether he will now make a statement as to the ordering of the Drax B power station; whether the work will be carried out by C. & A. Parsons; and what will be the effect on employment at that firm, having regard to its having given notice of 1,600 redundancies.

asked the Secretary of State for Energy when tenders will be invited for power plant equipment needed for Drax B.

My right hon. Friend has nothing to add to what my right hon. Friend the Prime Minister said on 12th May. Discussions are continuing.