ENVIRONMENTAL AUDIT COMMITTEE

30 March 2006 ANNOUNCEMENT OF PUBLICATION


30 March 2006 ANNOUNCEMENT OF PUBLICATION

Keeping the lights on: Nuclear, Renewables and Climate Change

Keeping the lights on: Nuclear, Renewables and Climate Change will be published as the Committee's Sixth Report, HC 584, at 00.01 on Sunday 16 April 2006.

Copies of the first volume of the Report will be sent to all those who gave written or oral evidence to the Committee's inquiry, embargoed until 00.01 on Sunday 16 April. If witnesses require the second or third volumes containing the evidence presented to the Committee please let us know. Organisations and representatives of the media may arrange, by faxing 020 7219 1224 in advance, or by E-mailing EAC staff on [email protected], to collect embargoed copies of the Report from the Reception at 7 Millbank from 10am on Friday 14 April; unembargoed copies can be collected from 10am on Tuesday 18 April.

Embargoed PDF versions of this Report will be available to the media and to those who gave evidence to the Committee on request. These PDF copies will go out at 00.01 on Friday 14 April and are also embargoed until 00.01 on Sunday 16 April. Those people, other than witnesses, requesting hard copies of the Report under embargo are asked to contact the office.

Once the Report has been published, copies can be obtained from TSO outlets and from the Parliamentary Bookshop, 12 Bridge Street, Parliament Square, London SW1A 2JX (020 7219 3890) by quoting House of Commons No. 584.

Due to the bank holiday weekend, the text of the Report will not be available on the Committee's Internet homepage before 10am, on Tuesday 18 April.

Contact details

Press enquiries:

Laura Kibby 020 7219 0718

Other enquiries:

Lynne Spiers 020 7219 0715

Notes for Editors

The report published on 16 April 2006 by the Environmental Audit Committee (EAC) will be its Sixth Report of Session 2005-06, Keeping the Lights on: Nuclear, Renewables and Climate Change, HC584. Details of all the Committee's press releases together with its Reports, oral evidence and other publications, are available on the Committee's website.