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Barbare Freese opens her informative book – Coal: A Human History – by describing noblemen visiting London in 1306 and being appalled by the degradation of local air quality by coal burning by blacksmiths and artisans.
originally posted by: testsubject271
a reply to: Wide-Eyes
i welcome this as oil rich countries have been supporting terrorists,meddled in uk politics.
royal princes from saudi have abused our laws ,including sexual assaualt.
and independence will reduce the profit these anti-british states will make...
we also need more wave generators as this is 24 hour power ,unlike solar or wind ..
or we just use a tunnel boring machine right under them and just steal the oil
originally posted by: SprocketUK
a reply to: Brian4real
pretty much every plastic, bit of electrical insulation, industrial fertiliser comes from big oil.
can't see the oil baron's ball getting cancelled for a long time.
originally posted by: studio500
Not to mention the resulting billions of Tons of waste batteries and associated Lithium contents that would need to be disposed of.
Sounds more like another ecological disaster in the making.