Hon. George Prudham (Minister of Mines and Technical Surveys):
Mr. Speaker, I think this question could be more properly directed to my colleague the Minister of Northern Affairs and National Resources, whose department has been making a study of that proposed project along with the provincial governments concerned. However, I can assure my hon. friend that in so far as the dominion coal board is concerned, they have no doubts that coal should be used.
Topic: REQUEST FOR ASSURANCE OF USE IN PROPOSED THERMAL POWER PLANTS