From today’s CCNet update:
Britain faces years of blackouts and soaring electricity bills because of the drive toward green power, a leading energy expert warned last night. A growing obsession with global warming and “renewable” sources threatens the stability of our supply. Derek Birkett, a former Grid Control Engineer who has a lifetime’s experience in electricity supply throughout Britain, warned that the cost of the crisis could match that of the recent banking collapse.
– Sarah Westcott and Mark Reynolds, Daily Express, 19 July 2010
Yes. I believe I just detailed these facts about this canary in the coalmine for Obama’s energy, economic, and environmental policies, in a book whose title may now come into a clearer focus: Power Grab: How Obama’s Green Policies Will Steal Your Freedom and Bankrupt America.