Fracking

Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy written question – answered on 12th April 2018.

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Photo of Alan Whitehead Alan Whitehead Shadow Minister (Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy) (Energy and Climate Change)

To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what projection he has made of the contribution of gas fracking to the UK’s energy mix by (a) 2025 and (b) 2030.

Photo of Claire Perry Claire Perry The Minister of State, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, Minister of State (Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy) (Energy and Clean Growth)

In October 2017, the Government published a report summarising gas security, including consideration of the role of shale gas, over the next 20 years, available here:

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/gas-security-of-supply-strategic-assessment-and-review

Does this answer the above question?

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No1 person thinks not

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