Thursday, June 13, 2019
To war with light bulb?
From the Russian media outlet Sputnik more agitprop?
"Brits Unknowingly Subsidizing Nuclear Submarines Through Energy Bills - Report"
The British government maintain a robust [?] nuclear power industry in part to maintain a "supply chain" and "skills base" as is essential to built, crew, maintain nuclear submarines??
BUT RESULTING IN HIGHER ELECTRICITY BILLS FOR THE AVERAGE CONSUMER??
"If confirmed, the research is likely to raise alarm among many, and may serve to bolster calls for alternatives to nuclear power, such as wind turbines, which according to the same researchers, may be available at nearly half the cost."
"UK homeowners are paying higher energy bills in part because they are unknowingly subsidizing the country's fleet of nuclear submarines"
See some previous blog entry [with many additional embedded links] the Royal Navy [RN] nuclear submarine force a continual subject of controversy: