Trade and Industry
John Hemming (Birmingham, Yardley, Liberal Democrat)
Malcolm Wicks (Minister for energy, Department of Trade and Industry; Croydon North, Labour)
Wholesale gas prices will vary on a daily basis, determined by market conditions. The Department has not made forecasts of quarterly gas prices.
The Department's scenarios for future gas consumption were reported to Parliament in my right hon. Friend's First Report to Parliament on Security of Gas and Electricity Supply in Great Britain" (July 2005). This can be found on the DTIs website: