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Orders of the Day — Electricity Bill

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 9:12 pm on 13th December 1988.

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Photo of Kevin Barron Kevin Barron Shadow Spokesperson (Energy and Climate Change) 9:12 pm, 13th December 1988

Let me direct the hon. Gentleman's attention to the Library note on the cost of electricity generation in Britain compared with that in France. He will see from that independent assessment that the cost of electricity generated by privatised nuclear power in France is far higher than that generated in the public sector in Britain.