Good job bringing this to light. People won't realise how huge the problem is and municipalities are woefully ill equipped to...
Agreed; mining can never be sustainable, but then how do you get the metals to make all the things you need in the course of...
Very good piece.
Taiwan's antinuclear activists were recent-
ly at their vociferous best. On
April 24, 100-odd activists
bombed the Taiwan Power
Company's building with
eggs. The state-run company
plans to build a new power
plant at Kungliao, 40 km
north of Taipei. It is considering tenders for reactors,
emergency diesel generators
and other equipment for the
plant, to be completed in AD