§ Tim Loughton
To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what her Department's policy is on providing collaboration funding for development of fuel reduction technology with British companies; and whether it is the policy of her Department to seek tenders for other European companies before awarding such funding. 289W
§ Mr. Meacher
[holding answer 23 July 2002]: I refer the hon. Member to the answer given on 23 July 2002, by my hon. Friend the Minister for Energy and Industry (Mr. Wilson), Official Report, column 950–951W.