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27.09.2009 - The Spanish government has introduced a scheme to get old cars with high emissions off the road which will you give €2,000 towards a new car. The scheme is funded by the central government (€500), the island government (€500), and €1,000 from the car manufacturers.
Originally posted by Alethea
Did you notice the word "scheme" used in the article? By definition, scheme is "a carefully arranged and systematic program of action for attaining some object or end;
Originally posted by beaverg
Why not? The folks traded in their old car and a bit of the freedom associated with you owning the car instead of the bank. This gives banks capital, governments tax revenues, and greenies a free back patting machine.