Energy Supply (5)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2013-10-23
Session date: 
October 23, 2013
Reference: 
2013/3773
Question By: 
Murad Qureshi
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

With reference to your 15 September article in The Sun 'Turbines won't do job.. let's go nuclear', would the Mayor like to see a moratorium on all future wind farm development in the UK? 

Answer

Answer for Energy Supply (5)

Answer for Energy Supply (5)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

No, I would not argue for a moratorium. However, the Government must focus its attention on a technology that can deliver the UK reliable low and zero carbon energy. That technology is nuclear.