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Energy Policy, 1978-1981

CRD 4/11/6-9

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1. CRD 4/11/6 - General CRD Energy file, 1978-1981. Includes:
  1. CRD report, 'The Electricity Bill: Aide-Memoire', 21/12/1978
  2. Correspondence from the Department of Energy concerning industrial energy prices, Jan 1981
  3. Draft speech by Michael Portillo for the Energy Secretary [David Howell?] for a Supply Day Debate, Jan 1981
  4. Notes for the Second Reading Debate of the Gas Levy Bill, ND;
  5. The NEDC [National Economic Development Council] Energy Task Force Report and briefs for the NEDC meeting of 04/03/1981 concerning energy prices, including TUC recommendations
  6. Press releases and budget briefings on energy price rises, Mar 1981
2. CRD 4/11/7 - Alan Howarth's file on energy policy, Feb 1978-Aug 1981. Internal memoranda and press releases concerning:
  1. Oil revenues
  2. the need for energy savings
  3. privatisation of the BNOC [British National Oil Company]
  4. assistance for the elderly in cold conditions
  5. Gas and electricity prices
  6. Miners' wages
  7. North Sea development
  8. Nuclear power
  9. threatened coal strike
  10. Petrol prices
3. CRD 4/11/8 - Nuclear Power, 1979-1980;

4. CRD 4/11/9 - Science and Technology: Technology study group (possibility of setting one up), 1979-1980.


  • 1978-1981


1 box (4 folders)

Language of Materials

  • English


CRD 4/11/6-9

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom