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Tidal Power: Vale of Clwyd

Question for Wales Office

UIN 6198, tabled on 19 July 2017

To ask the Secretary of State for Wales, what steps his Department is taking to promote tidal power in the Vale of Clwyd as a source of renewable energy.

Answered on

5 September 2017

With 750 miles of coastline, Wales is perfectly placed to exploit energy from our tides through a variety of developing technologies, including tidal stream or wave turbines. In addition, the UK Government is currently considering the role tidal lagoons could play in the UK’s energy mix.

Answered by

Wales Office