Written Question on Natural Gas: Storage

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Date Title Questioner
5 Sep 2017, 4:31 p.m. Natural Gas: Storage Sir Alan Campbell

Question

To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, if he will direct the Oil and Gas Authority under the provisions of the Energy Act 2016 to investigate the financial viability of gas storage operations in the UK.

Answer (Richard Harrington)

It is not the role of the Oil and Gas Authority to conduct such an assessment. The Department has recently undertaken a full strategic assessment of our long-term gas security, and we will publish this in due course.


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