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Railways: Electrification

Question for Department for Transport

UIN 212721, tabled on 30 October 2014

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what his Department spent on consultants on electrification in financial years (a) 2010-11, (b) 2011-12, (c) 2012-13, (d) 2013-14 and (e) 2014-15 to date.

Answered on

4 November 2014

The Department commissioned technical and engineering advice from consultants in respect of electrification in 2013/14 and 2014/15.

£38,717.28 (including VAT) was spent in the financial year 2013/14.

£104,400.00 (including VAT) has been spent to date in 2014/15.

In addition, a research project was carried out in 2010 looking at electrification of Branch Lines with a value of £35,000.00

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