Rhein on Energy and Climate

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Malta is among the very few EU countries whose energy supply is 100% based on fossil sources, essentially oil. No wonder that its per capita emissions of C02 are unacceptably high for a country situated in Europe’s southern sun-belt. With 7 tons annually it exceeds France’s output! This situation is not sustainable. Oil prices are… » read more

Posted by Eberhard Rhein

Humanity need not worry about the long-term electricity supply. It will learn to burn the huge coal reserves in Australia, China, Russia, India, USA and South Africa without worrying about C02 emissions. Carbon capture and storage (CCS) is the magic technology that offers that assurance. The EU has established the “European Technology Platform for zero… » read more

Posted by Eberhard Rhein