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Letter to The Telegraph

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Dear Sir,

Your newspaper reported that National Grid had measured an increase in  electricity demand of 2,400MW after the couple reached Buckingham Palace after the marriage ceremony at 12.40pm – the equivalent of nearly a million kettles being turned on at the same time.

It is incidents such as these that illustrate the utter folly of a policy to become more dependent upon renewable (natural) power systems.  They are totally inflexible and uncontrollable, unlike the coal and gas-fired plants that the Greens wish to  shut down.  Had ...

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