Gas and coal-fired electricity ban repealed

Gas and coal-fired electricity ban repealedThe new Government has scrapped another Labour climate change measure – passing legislation today that repeals restrictions on the building of new coal and gas-fired power plants. But Greens co-leader Jeanette Fitzsimons… [NZ Herald Politics]

Another day another silly lawe repealed.

John Key’s government is moving fast.

Well done removing this silly ban. Security if supply is paramount and it is even more silly for us to dig coal out of the ground and export it to China for them to burn in their own power plants and cop a subsiby from us as well in the form of Kyoto committments.

We have plenty of coal, we need to reef it out and burn it here.