By Paul Homewood
The Conservative Woman on the government’s latest loopy green plan:
AFTER the advent of the ‘smart’ (aka killer) motorway, stand by for something else to make your travelling experience more interesting . . . the electric motorway.
In the Government’s demented drive for ‘net zero’ carbon by 2050, sales of diesel lorries are to be banned from 2040 in favour of (yet-to-be-invented) electric versions.
And to power these eco-compliant heavy goods vehicles, one plan being mooted is to string thousands of miles of overhead high-voltage cable lines above the inside lanes of motorways, similar to those bordering railway tracks.
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July 19, 2021 at 01:24PM