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Tony Benn on energy conservation

Title
Tony Benn on energy conservation
Genre
Interview
TX Date
12 Dec 1977
Year of production
1977
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Duration
00:04:07
Description
Energy Secretary Tony Benn declares his plans to spend 300 million pounds on energy conservation over 4 years. He claims the returns on this programme could be as large as 700 million pounds a year, in ten years’ time. He says private householders and industry could make the same gains by starting to conserve energy now. He also discusses car drivers, and the re-design of engines. Male interviewer not identified (poss. Vivian White).
Contributors
Vivian White?; Tony Benn
Keywords
Government; Labour Party; Economics; Cars; Fuels; Investment; Energy conservation; Houses; Engines

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