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PRODUCER GAS. DEVELOPMENT FOR ROAD VEHICLES. Note by President of the Board of Trade covering joint memo. by Secretaries for Mines and Petroleum.

26 January 1942

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threaten and make Submitted for approval, the following factors have been taken which is into account : - to impose further strain on our (a) Recent developments it desirable that plans for effecting further tanker resources economies in the use of imported petroleum products should be prepared. It would take at least six months to convert even the 5,000 vehicles suggested and it is felt that the nucleus of practical experience which these vehicles would provide is a condition precedent to any large scale development which a serious change in the imported fuel position might here after render necessary.

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subsidies coal infrastructure coke petrol industry motor vehicles gas transportation rationing supply transport travel oil fuel price control utilities grants licensing cars mines department board of trade nationwide lord president's committee petroleum department

Civil Defence Region
Nationwide
Collection ID
CAB71
Document Reference
CAB 71/8/8
Document Types
Memorandum
File Reference
CAB 71/8
Former Department Reference
LP(42) 6
Identifier
10.1080/wtss.cab71.000008.008
Keywords
Cars
Coal
Coke
Fuel
Gas
Grants
Motor Vehicles
Oil
Petrol
Subsidies
Transportation
Language
English
Organizations Discussed
Board of Trade
Lord President's Committee
Mines Department
Petroleum Department
Pages
3
Themes
Industry
Infrastructure
Rationing
Supply
Licensing
Price Control
Transport
Travel
Fuel
Utilities

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