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Volume 477: debated on Thursday 19 June 2008

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence pursuant to the answer of 7 February 2008, Official Report, column 1492W, on fuels, (1) what percentage of the £80 million was paid for from the Treasury Reserve; (204557)

(2) how much his Department spent on fuel in each year from 2005-06 to 2007-08, broken down by type of fuel;

(3) what estimate his Department has made of the effect on the cost of British military operations abroad of each US $1 increase in the price of oil.

We are currently collating the necessary information. I will write to the hon. Member once this process is complete.