In its eagerness to fulfill EU directives the British state will be closing down a number of coal-fired power stations before it has worked out how to replace their output. Sticking up wind farms on every available acre of the land will not be enough. Generating electricity from all the hot air produced by Westminster, Whitehall and the green lobby will not be enough. Such is the wisdom of our elected politicians and their unelected bosses in Brussels. And the mandarins who service both.
Source: The Fortnightly Review.