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Here’s today’s dose of good news from our future, courtesy of those sentenced to it first, courtesy of OpenEurope’s daily update. And, how about that, the Zeit headline, translated, is “Gathering Storm”. Ouch!:
German Industrial Energy Association: EU green targets
could lead to de-industrialisation of Europe
Die Zeit reports that the President of the German Industrial Energy Association Annette Loske has warned that EU environmental targets are pushing a “policy of de-industrialisation”. The article alleges that that EU Energy Commissioner Günther Oettinger is also lobbying against measures proposed for the EU’s low-carbon “Roadmap 2050”.
Meanwhile, in the Mail Christopher Booker argues that
although wind turbines are expensive, inefficient and unsightly,
Britain is committed to building thousands more in order to meet EU
renewables targets. He claims Britain ought to take notice of other
EU countries turning against EU policy, following Holland’s
announcement that it would slash its annual subsidy by billions of
Zeit Mail: Booker
The Mail on Sunday reported that UK
consumers have to pay nearly four times more for new eco-friendly
light bulbs following the EU’s ban on incandescent
Express Mail on Sunday Mail on Sunday: Leader
A man of faith in a godless age is hitting Americans where it hurts.
Mr. and Mrs. American Spectator Reader, let P.J. O’Rourke talk sense to your kids.
In Britain, defending your property can get you life.
It won’t take long for conservatives to scratch this presidential wannabe off their 2008 scorecard.
Was the President done in by the economy, or by the politics of the economy?