Originally Posted by mcq10
The cost would be too much. We can't even get private investment for new nuclear power stations. This country is fucked.
SASOL in South Africa are turning a profit doing this.
And what about bio-diesel? Lots of vacant or unprofitable farmland we could use for oil seed crops.
Don't think this would cost as much as people think. Trouble is the people who stand to gain from mined oil have a finger in all the pies.