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Beatty, The Earl
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The story of natural gas discoveries in Europe six and a half years ago. The most intensive searches for petroleum which the world has ever witness in an unproved areas as a result of these discoveries. The future of Great Britain and the North Sea once again bound in one. The benefits to Britain which could result from the discovery of natural gas. The structure of the energy industries in the United Kingdom. The Gas Council. Prices. A discussion of the benefits and impact of plentiful supplies of natural gas. What a contribution of a supply of cheap natural gas could make towards a more competitive British industry in terms of being able to compete more effectively with other European nations. The need for a satisfactory price to be paid to producers, who will then bring forth the necessary supplies, thus affording maximum benefits to the consumers and the economy.