Fracking

Meeting: 
MQT on 2013-12-18
Session date: 
December 18, 2013
Reference: 
2013/4978
Question By: 
Murad Qureshi
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

With the Mayor supporting the wider use of gas fracking will he commission work by GLA Economics to estimate the energy costs to Londoners that may arise as a result of fracking?

Answer

Answer for Fracking

Answer for Fracking

Answered By: 
The Mayor

No. Londoners' energy prices are comparable to those paid by the rest of the UK and so this is a piece of work which would be better done by central government.