Featured Stories World News Commentary Money Watch Multimedia Prison Planet U.S. News Science And Technology

UK Government Floats Carbon Tax

  • Print The Alex Jones Channel Alex Jones Show podcast Prison Planet TV Infowars.com Twitter Alex Jones' Facebook Infowars store

£500 on electricity bills to pay for green energy

James Kirkup, and Rowena Mason
London Telegraph
Dec 16, 2010

Chris Huhne, the Energy Secretary, will outline government plans today to encourage energy companies to develop low-carbon power plants, including nuclear power stations and wind farms.

Energy analysts say the Coalition’s plans will put Britain on course for a “high cost, low carbon” electricity market where consumers pay the price for environmentally friendly generating technology.

Energy companies say that the shift will require them to invest more than £200 billion in new power stations and networks over the next 20 years.

[...]

A new tax could be levied on fossil fuels such as coal and gas, making them more expensive relative to low-carbon sources of energy such as nuclear and wind power.

Full article here

  • A d v e r t i s e m e n t

Stock up for the Holidays with eFoodsDirect and get FREE Shipping!

UK Government Floats Carbon Tax 260310banner2

This article was posted: Thursday, December 16, 2010 at 5:14 am





Infowars.com Videos:

Comment on this article

Comments are closed.

Watch the News

FEATURED VIDEOS
See the rest on the Alex Jones YouTube channel.

Some See Mysterious Truck Convoy as Government Conspiracy See the rest on the Alex Jones YouTube channel.

© 2013 PrisonPlanet.com is a Free Speech Systems, LLC company. All rights reserved. Digital Millennium Copyright Act Notice.