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Nuclear Power

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 7:47 pm on 22nd October 2002.

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Photo of David Chaytor David Chaytor Labour, Bury North 7:47 pm, 22nd October 2002

Does the hon. Gentleman accept that even if British Energy had acquired an electricity retail business, that would not have disguised the essential point, which is that the generation of nuclear power is intrinsically uneconomic and will always remain so?