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Car scrappage scheme is daft

Published 01/03/2010 | 05:00

ACCORDING to research by the US Department of Energy, the energy equivalent of 1,540 gallons of petrol is used to manufacture a car.

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Scrappage is another daft scheme, like biofuels, electric cars and banning light bulbs dreamt up to evade facing the real problems.

The number of cars in the world cannot continue to grow forever.

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