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Monday, 11 March 2013

US government wind subsidies may help to kill off American nuclear



http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-03-11/nuclear-industry-withers-in-u-s-as-wind-pummels-prices-energy.html
A glut of government-subsidized wind power may help accomplish a goal some environmentalists have sought for decades: kill off U.S. nuclear power plants while reducing reliance on electricity from burning coal.

2 comments:

  1. The fact the wind power is not economically fesible without fedral tax creadit should be red flag.

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  2. You mean as an incentive to further increase efforts to reduce costs? My take on the situation is that there seems to be a general awareness that costs will come down as a result of increased focus on innovation. In the UK it is one of the main areas given priority by the Technology Strategy Board (TSB) among others...

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