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Privatisation isn't working?

Former Conservative Prime Minister Harold Macmillan described Margaret Thatcher’s privatisation programme as “selling off the family silver”. The argument in favour was that government run services were inefficient and introducing market competition would increase efficiency. 1,588 more words

Father John Misty - Things It Would Have Been Helpful to Know Before the Revolution

In his signature enigmatic style, Father John Misty has delivered the video for Things It Would Have Been Helpful to Know Before the Revolution, one of the stand out tunes from latest album… 94 more words

Thoughts

South Carolina's $9 Billion Nuclear Boondoggle Fits a Global Pattern of Troubles

“Public trust is at stake here, folks.” That’s how South Carolina’s top power industry regulator described the gravity yesterday of local utilities’ decision to walk away from a pair of partially-built nuclear reactors,  889 more words

Energy Economics & Policy

EDF - Tiffany Blue (Audio)

New record from Houston’s own EDF called “Tiffany Blue” produced by Joe On The Track.

Rap

Espanhola Gas Natural Fenosa estuda fusão com a EDP

Segundo a agência Reuters a empresa espanhola Gas Natural já abordou a elétrica portuguesa com a possibilidade de criar uma fusão que viria a criar o quarto maior grupo europeu de gás e energia. 147 more words

Economia

The objective: explore Dungeness

Objective 1: the photography away day 

It’s time to get out of town. I love London but sometimes this town can drive you nuts.

A friend and I planning to head for Dungeness beach in Kent. 420 more words

Travel

Delays, £1.5-bn costs overrun at UK's Hinkley nuclear project

AFP

© EDF ENERGY/AFP/File | EDF is part of a French-Chinese consortium that was awarded the two-reactor project at Hinkley last year despite criticism from green groups and cost warnings from experts… 330 more words