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Electricity Production (Wales)

Volume 13: debated on Thursday 19 November 1981

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asked the Secretary of State for Energy what was the total amount of electricity produced in Wales and the contribution of each source to the total electricity produced for the year 1980–81.

Information on the amount of electricity generated by type of plant for 1980, the latest period for which figures are available, is given in thr following table:

Electricity Generated by public supply power stations—Wales
GWhper cent
Nuclear8,59037
Conventional steam14,23361
Gas turbines2
Water power*5562
Total23,381100
* Includes units generated at pumped storage station.