Thursday, December 06, 2012

The Latest Wind Scam Exposed In Parliament
Under-use of wind turbines to win subsidies is giving renewable energy a bad name and should be reviewed by the Commons, a Tory MP said. Dan Byles said unscrupulous onshore wind developers were building large turbines but running them below capacity to secure subsidies – and insisted the Department for Energy and Climate Change (DECC) is aware of the issue.
Up In Smoke: It’s All Over For Europe’s Carbon Capture And Storage Dreams
A decision by ArcelorMittal to pull out from the Ulcos “green” steelmaking project in France has effectively put an end to Europe’s ambitions of becoming a global leader in carbon capture and sequestration (CCS) technology, according to a key lawmaker in the European Parliament.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

The end of CCS for the steel plants has but one reason (actually, two):

The Ones with the Money have determined that it doesn't work and it doesn't matter.