HC Deb 11 November 1991 vol 198 c360W
Mr. Day

To ask the Secretary of State for Energy what is his estimate of the number of electricity vouchers sent to customer shareholders in the 12 regional electricity companies.

Mr. Heathcoat-Amory

Nearly 1 million people who bought shares in their regional electricity companies last December were sent vouchers in August. The breakdown in respect of each company is as follows:

Electricity vouchers issued by 1 October 1991:
Company Number of vouchers
Eastern Electricity 62,099
East Midlands Electricity 62,300
London Electricity 27,344
Manweb 98,284
Midlands Electricity 137,083
Northern Electric 72,456
NORWEB 43,267
Southern Electricity 46,091
South Wales Electricity 79,924
South Western Electricity 72,038
Yorkshire Electricity 159,845
Total 944,378