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  1. Scheme of control tinkerers miss the point in keeping fixed yields

    Posted Nov 18th 2005, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... offshore wind farms, we will give them, say, a 5 per cent return over their cost of capital on such projects. For a power station using liquid natural gas we will give them a lesser figure, say 4 per cent, and for an older-style steam turbine plant fired by dirty coal, we will penalise them by giving them a lower than benchmark return, say 2 per cent. There are many details ...

  2. Economy exposed to high oil prices despite our energy efficiency

    Posted Jun 29th 2005, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... save the artwork today for some other things. The problem is that oil is only one form of primary energy. The others are coal, natural gas, nuclear and hydro. Take note here that electricity ... nuclear plant for a significant part of its electricity generation, but we shall leave that aside. Note the figures for the United States and the world overall. Not only is Hong Kong significantly ...



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